Another important concept from our open source mission is to connect people to what they want. We recently received a request for a service we couldn’t easily provide and I admitted as such. When I asked my fellow organizers for suggestions, one suggestion was to fit what we offer into their request. Square hole, round peg.
Some people are asking about the tagline, “open source lindy hop,” featured on my logo. It’s quite the geeky term, conveying images of open source software like Firefox or of hacking lindy hop, according to one dancer. I’m glad it’s able to spark conversation, however nonsensical, but let me share my thoughts. Continue reading