Originally Posted by ukiuki
What you fail to appreciate - and what TobiSGD pointed out - is that the distro you appear to use also pushes the same nonfree crap yet tries to claim it's not in the "official repos".
Debian is also highly involved with 'buntu - in terms of collaboration and in terms of co-developers...
If you dislike 'buntu so zealously - then don't run Debian either...
For what it's worth - I sympathise with any misgivings you may have about canonical ltd, but would not post what you posted as it's low on fact and high on FUD - it just doesn't do your "cause" any good.