@ianbicking

Your blog post gets at an essential fact about free software:

> not all good things make money.

Exactly. If you have an idea that you think can make the world better *and* make you rich, then you're wrong. (Or got lucky in the rolled-a-100 on a d100 way)*

(*note: d100s contain the numbers 0-99)

But if you have an idea that might make the world better but would be hard to make much money off of, there's a much higher (though maybe still not great) chance that you're right.

@codesections @ianbicking This is probably true even if you remove "make the world better *and*".

@codesections Hi DM here you know you're supposed to read double-aughts as 100, not 0, right? Dice rolls are 1->N, not 0->N. @ianbicking

@emsenn @ianbicking

> Hi DM here you know you're supposed to read double-aughts as 100, not 0, right?

Well, I could argue that, even if the rules of some (all?) games that use d100s say to *treat* 00s as 100, you still don't *roll* a 100.

But that's probably too persnickety, so I won't.

@codesections @emsenn Either way, this is exactly the sort of dialog I was hoping to open up with my blog post ;)

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