Mitchell Baker Interviewed by Major Brazilian Newspaper

Friday April 18th, 2003

Hultmann wrote in to tell us that Folha Online, the website of Brazil's major Folha de S.Paulo newspaper, has published an interview with Mitchell Baker. The discussion mainly focusses on the first five years of the Mozilla project. Google provides an understandable English translation.

#1 The ultimate in pigeon English?

by DJGM2002

Friday April 18th, 2003 8:40 AM

QUOTE: In interview to the Leaf, Mitchell lawyer Baker, leader of the Mozilla project (that she develops a gratuitous navigator and of open code), said, in a reference to the monopoly of the Microsoft in the market of navigators, that "is not healthful to have only one way to have access the InterNet". UNQUOTE . . . oh dear, if that ain't the ultimate in pigeon English, I don't know what is . . . !

#2 Re: The ultimate in pigeon English?

by johnlar

Friday April 18th, 2003 9:00 AM

You do realize this was a computer translation?? You expect betteR???

#3 Re: Re: The ultimate in pigeon English?

by willll

Friday April 18th, 2003 9:59 AM

Not I expect better, only think it funny laugh.

#4 Re: The ultimate in pigeon English?

by bzbarsky

Friday April 18th, 2003 10:35 AM

The word is "pidgin". "pigeon English" is what someone speaking pidgin English would say... ;)