Re: Call for hosts for GUADEC 2009
- From: Behdad Esfahbod <behdad behdad org>
- To: Shaun McCance <shaunm gnome org>
- Cc: foundation-list gnome org
- Subject: Re: Call for hosts for GUADEC 2009
- Date: Tue, 22 Apr 2008 16:45:12 -0400
On Tue, 2008-04-22 at 15:43 -0500, Shaun McCance wrote:
> On Tue, 2008-04-22 at 20:34 +0200, BJörn Lindqvist wrote:
> > Usa isn't the only country in North America. Maybe Canada or Mexico
> > has less strict rules about visas? It is not hard to imagine that the
> > Americans might feel that it is a little unfair that guadec always is
> > in Europe.
> This American views it as a great excuse to go to Europe.
> I can see Chicago anytime. Istanbul is something special.
> And while there are differences between American cities,
> it's nowhere near the differences we get between different
> European countries. The diversity is awesome.
> I'm not saying this is necessarily a reason to keep it in
> Europe. I'm just saying it's why I, in particular, don't
> care if GUADEC is ever on my side of the pond.
Can't agree more...
"Those who would give up Essential Liberty to purchase a little
Temporary Safety, deserve neither Liberty nor Safety."
-- Benjamin Franklin, 1759
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