<html><head><style type='text/css'>p { margin: 0; }</style></head><body><div style='font-family: garamond,new york,times,serif; font-size: 12pt; color: #000000'>   Hi chugalug,<br><br>        One way to put open source in front of the public view is for open source enthusiasts to do<br>other creative work that catches the public imagination. For example, there's a link to my open source blogging<br>in the brief bio at the end of this blog post I wrote this morning for MAKE magazine.<br><br>http://makezine.com/2013/08/15/historical-kickstarter-the-panama-canal/<br><br>         Creating that video felt like making a Monty Python skit (or like a Saturday Night Live skit.)<br><br>            Heh,<br><br>                   phil<br><br><br>-- <br><div><span name="x"></span>Phil Shapiro, pshapiro@his.com<br>http://www.his.com/pshapiro/briefbio.html<br>http://www.twitter.com/philshapiro<br>http://www.his.com/pshapiro/stories.menu.html<br><br>"Wisdom begins with wonder." - Socrates<br>"Learning happens thru gentleness."<br><span name="x"></span><br></div></div></body></html>