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[Comic for Friday, March 12, 2010]


Ki: What's wrong, sweetie? Problems with your "ZKRMFGQ" project?
Nick: I've been voted out.

Ki: You've been voted out of your own project?
Nick: I refused to expand it beyond its original scope. I was "holding it back. Stifling innovation. Not a team player. A closed source bigot".

Nick: Since then, it's been forked three times and none of the new projects contain any of the functionality of the original. My simple little tool has bloated to a 350GB behemoth. The ultimate "killer app" has been killed.

Nick: At least I backed up the pre-release source to our external drive before it was pillaged.
Ki: About that...

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