I have some remarks.
About Free Software Development.
But you're getting pretty tired of that, aren't you? Unless you're Eric ("We Are Not Amused") Raymond, and tired of me instantly.
Sometimes I try my hand at humor.
Not to mention intellectualizing in areas I have no business in, such as psychology and anthropology.
But, seriously, folks: I had an idea: Linux, and Open Source Software generally, should have it's own affinity credit card, and a credit union behind it that funds open source development efforts. on banking-related software. The credit-card notion has since been taken up, but the credit union idea has not.