[GLLUG] New Promotional Idea

Marshal Newrock marshal at zordio.com
Thu Nov 4 10:14:11 EDT 2010

Not vampires.  Daemons.  With maybe a smattering of elfs and gnomes.

Or werewolves.  Werewolves are always good.


On Wed, 03 Nov 2010 14:46:52 -0400
Chick Tower <c.e.tower at gmail.com> wrote:

> I had a thought today while I was raking leaves.  Schuler Books had a 
> pretty good turnout for their zombie night last week.  I don't know
> if it translated into sales, but there seemed to be a lot more people
> in the store and cafe.  Maybe we should align Linux with some
> horrific group of supernatural creatures in order to draw more
> attention to what it offers.  Not zombies, though; we don't want
> people thinking Linux PCs can become part of a botnet.  Mummies are
> too restricted, like something encumbered by draconian DRM measures.
> Werewolves are too often in flux; we want to project stability.  I
> would like to propose the following slogan that should accomplish
> what zombies did for Schuler Books:
> Linux.  The choice of a new generation -- OF VAMPIRES!
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