[UbuntuWomen] An introduction...!
ladynikon at gmail.com
Sun Feb 4 17:00:00 UTC 2007
On 2/3/07, Stephanie Johnson <princess_pikachu at hotmail.com> wrote:
> Hey there, I just joined and thought I would introduce myself. ^_^ My name
> is Stephanie, and I'm a 23-year-old geek-chick in Montana. I'm a
> university student currently, majoring in filmmaking (and also seriously
> studying Japanese) but if all goes well this will be my last semester and
> then I head out into "the real world". Heh.
> I just started using Kubuntu about a month ago and I am absolutely in love
> with it. My reasons for switching to Linux (from WinXP) were manyfold; I
> think the biggest reason is my growing interest in and appreciation for open
> source. First Firefox blew me away a few years ago, then I discovered
> OpenOffice... and then I discovered, much to my dismay, all the hoops
> Microsoft and Apple made me jump through just to put music onto my iPod...
> this has all led me to become a fledgling open source advocate and inspired
> me to give Linux a shot. I'm quite glad I did and I'm VERY happy with my
> decision thus far. (Not to mention using Linux has increased my geek cred
> ;) What can I say, I'm quite proud of my geekiness and eager to spread my
> I consider myself to be pretty good with computers but I'm certainly not a
> programmer or anything so I've really come to appreciate the huge helpful
> Ubuntu community and I'm eager to help and contribute in anyway I can. I'm
> not sure what I can do to contribute, so hopefully this mailing list will
> give me some ideas =) I look forward to meeting you all.
> Princess_Pikachu at hotmail.com
> "Don't mind me. I'm stuck in the darkness casting Magic Missile."
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