Hugh Robjohns wrote:
Terrible.dee wrote:I do NOT support evil, so I wont be buying ANY of them.
You are not alone in this viewpoint, as a search through the entirety of this thread, and others on the site, will attest.
Of course, others take a different view, and they are entitled to form their own opinions.
And while your examples of questionable practices are well known, they aren't the complete story, or necessarily reflective of the current situation.
I think this is a complete representation of the situation we find ourselves in.
Uli's track record is in indisputable. Its gone on for DECADES.
There's no way someone who has racked up this many I.P theft lawsuits. Acted like a totalitarian dictator would...and has been called a "sociopath" across the board, by those who have worked with him is just a victim of "haterz"
The guy is who he is, and he makes no secret of it......I suppose I can at least respect that.
But he puts me in the position of having to decide who I AM.
Am I a slavering sycophant, who is ready to sell his soul for the a loose approximation of a vintage synth? Am I, at my core, nothing but a "Consumer" ready to jump at anything so long as it temporarily satiates my desire to "consume"
No.....I am not. Synths do not take priority over my God installed values.
I Chose to do what is clearly right. We have a God-Given sense of what that is. Through I-phones, tablets, and TV before that have done their best to mute our connection to that.
That's my decision.
Everyone else will have to decide what sort of person they want to be.