ALEC is so profoundly evil, and so profoundly anti-consumer, it’s so disappointing that Google supports the organization. What ever happened to Don’t Be Evil?(via wilwheaton)
Often, a company will give money to, or become involved with the leader of, an organization which works against their interests. They do this to influence the organization to be more aligned with their own interests. It’s sometimes an effective strategy for co-opting your enemies into your own agenda. Keep your friends close and your enemies closer.