New Logo

Ted Mittelstaedt tedm at
Wed Nov 2 01:33:34 PST 2005

>-----Original Message-----
>From: Greg 'groggy' Lehey [mailto:grog at]
>Sent: Tuesday, November 01, 2005 10:15 PM
>To: Ted Mittelstaedt
>Cc: Free BSD Questions list
>Subject: Re: New Logo
>On Tuesday,  1 November 2005 at 21:48:57 -0800, Ted Mittelstaedt wrote:
>> [missing attribution to Greg Lehey]
>>> On Tuesday,  1 November 2005 at 14:15:30 -0800, Ted
>Mittelstaedt wrote:
>>>> On  Tuesday, November 01, 2005 12:32 PM, Chad Leigh  wrote:
>>>>> On Nov 1, 2005, at 1:21 PM, Peter Matulis wrote:
>>>>> Even though I was in favor of a logo being made for FreeBSD (we can
>>>>> keep beastie as a mascot), the winner is not what I would call a
>>>>> good logo for the purposes for which logos are used...
>>>> Of course not.  You got what you deserved though so shut
>the hell up.
>>>> This is a contest that never should have happened for a reason that
>>>> has no real justification, it is no wonder it produced a big turd.
>>> I don't completely disagree with your opinions, but I find your
>>> attitude and language offensive.
>> And I suspect the majority of people are of the same mind.  Quite
>> obviously, the boot-lickers of the conservative right don't understand
>> this
>> - my choice of language was intended to knock some sense in to them.
>> I hope, for their sake, that they are offended.  Greatly.
>This is your prerogative.  But please don't do it on our lists.  And
>don't expect anybody to admire you for it.

Greg, I don't know why I bother even trying to be nice to you, you
can be such a puffed up crumb when you want to be.

>And now would you please shut up?

No thank you.

> People have been banned from this
>list before, and you're on the best way to it.

I invite you to plead your case to having me banned to the FreeBSD

>Yes, there are others on the list who are behaving just as badly as

Your opinion, they probably wouldn't agree.  If you decide Beastie isn't
important enough to bother defending, that's your choice.  Of course I
will note that you had no problem getting the attention for your books
by using Beastie images on their covers.  Fine lot that is, I guess you
have no problem using Beastie but when the chips are down, you turn
your back on him and walk off.


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