“I have now brought up sex and religion. Maybe I’ll skip
politics today, not go for the trifecta and have a post that has
something to PO everyone. I have a theory. Just a personal
speculation, but it seems to make sense to me.

“Whatever it is about people that causes such fractures to
occur, and elevates preference to things people will argue over:
Whatever the ‘Engine of Schism'(tm) is, it is at least part of what
makes Open Source so diverse. It is just that in Open Source what
is divisive has been turned into a strength. In the same way that
Biodiversty helps life on earth…”