"Ultimate Edition (formerly known as Ubuntu Ultimate Edition)
was apparently started as a re-packaging of Ubuntu for Christmas,
odd as that may sound. I don't know all the details behind it (and
the website doesn't say much), but I'd imagine it somehow inolved
"Since then it's become an odd sort of amalgamation of programs
based on the latest Ubuntu and the software preferences of the
maintainers. I was intrigued by this distro despite having a
website that scorches the eyes, so I decided to try it out..."