Richard Stallman, Founder of GNU Project Confirmed Safe after Earthquake
Aug 20, 2007, 15:00 (1 Talkback[s])
"Wikinews has learned that Richard Stallman, the founder of the
GNU Project, is confirmed to be safe in Peru after a massive 8.0
earthquake struck the country on August 15. It was earlier reported
that he may have been missing.
"According to e-mails and forum posts obtained by Wikinews,
Stallman was traveling from Lima to Chimbote with a man named Mario
Ramos on August 15, when the quake struck and was expected to
arrive in Chimbote on Monday August 20. He later arrived in
Trujillo, Peru where he 'checked-in...'"