Why some companies hire PR staff

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2008, for us, is a big change because up to now we have been more like a terrorist group, threatening to do something and making big claims.

Nicholas Negroponte, of the One Laptop Per Child program, speaking on his own web site. Wow. There’s a stunning analogy for you. Maybe “we’ve been more like a startup?”

Real quote, via Fake Steve.