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Re: [vox] LUGOD merchandise



nah.  we're not out to be correct.  just funny.  LNX is funnier.

on the touchy-feely side, linux is much more than just a product.  i
think of it as more of a brotherhood/sisterhood.

pete


begin Mark K. Kim <markslist@cbreak.org> 
> On a slightly tangent, I think we should have a shirt that says "LUG", not
> "LNX".  Linux is a product, but LUG is an organization, like how
> fraternities are organizations, not products.
> 
> -Mark
> 
> On Fri, 4 Jan 2002, Peter Jay Salzman wrote:
> 
> > erik, i guess the joke was all greek to you.
> > :)
> >
> > pete
> >
> >
> > begin Erik Mullinix <Hesp@rainworks.org>
> > > Hey Bill.
> > > The Hooded shirt does not have LNX it has ANX.
> > >
> > > Hehe as in angst?
> > >
> > > Hesperant
> > >
> > > ----- Original Message -----
> > > From: "William Kendrick" <nbs@sonic.net>
> > > To: <vox@lists.lugod.org>
> > > Sent: Friday, January 04, 2002 7:31 AM
> > > Subject: [vox] LUGOD merchandise
> > >
> > >
> > > > If you missed the posting just now on vox-announce,
> > > >
> > > >   1. shame on you for not being subscribed to vox-announce
> > > >      (go directly to http://www.lugod.org/mailinglists/
> > > >       do not pass go.  do not collect $200)
> > > >
> > > >   2. LUGOD merchandise is now available!
> > > >      http://www.lugod.org/shop/
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > I discovered a site/service called "Cafe Press"
> > >  http://www.cafepress.com/ )
> > > > which lets people and groups set up little virtual stores to sell
> > > > custom t-shirts and other apparel and gifts.
> > > >
> > > > The items are made as they are ordered, so there's no overhead of
> > > > minimum orders.  And since they do everything (including the check and
> > > > credit card acceptance), it's pretty much no major time/money investment
> > > > by LUGOD or one of its members (like me, the last two times we bought
> > > > t-shirts).
> > > >
> > > > If noone ever orders the LUGOD watertower cap, it doesn't matter,
> > > > and doesn't cost us or anyone else anything. :)
> > > >
> > > > Also, this service allows for a wider variety of items and graphics, and
> > > we
> > > > can go and change/remove/add items whenever we want.
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > Right now, for example, you can get a "Linux fraternity" style hooded
> > > > shirt, or an "I love Penguins" ladies t-shirt, or a plain Tux sweatshirt.
> > > > (And, of course, each come in various sizes.)
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > The one strange issue with Cafe Press (which I've been told by someone
> > > > there will no longer be an issue some time soon) is that each 'store'
> > > > that one sets up can only sell ONE of each kind of item.
> > > >
> > > > So, for example, if we want to sell a ladies t-shirt with a different
> > > > set of graphics printed on it, we'd either need to replace the one that's
> > > > there now, or set up a separate store account ("lugod2"? :^) ).
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > Anyway, that brings me to my main point... I'd like suggestions for other
> > > > items to make.
> > > >
> > > > Right now, there are four items which we can still add, and I need ideas
> > > > for what kind of art/text/etc. we should put on them:
> > > >
> > > >   White t-shirt
> > > >   Long Sleeve t-shirt
> > > >   Tank top
> > > >   Bucket cap
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > You can see all of the items I've created so far by just going to our
> > > > 'storefront' page:
> > > >
> > > >   http://www.cafepress.com/lugod/
> > > >
> > > >
> > > >
> > > > Thanks and enjoy!!!
> > > >
> > > > -bill!
> > > > pr@lugod.org
> > > > http://www.lugod.org/
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> > > >
> > >
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