Looking at people talking about the price of Docker, wondering when the internet collectively switched from "censorship" to "paying people for their work" as something to treat as damage and route around.

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"The modern internet treats refusal to be exploited as damage and routes around it", how'd we end up here.

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@mhoye agree in the general case but here it's hard to feel too bad about exploiting folks who are backed by hundreds of millions of dollars of venture capital and whose software I use because my employer makes me rather than by choice

@mhoye "the modern internet" has more in common with the "free market" than the classical Internet.

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