I’ve never met him, but people have described Dave Winer as variously a rabble-rouser, visionary, free-thinker, polemicist, hacker (the good kind) or all of them wrapped together. I’m one of the 2200 folks following dave over on twitter, and I usually get the same impression.
So imagine you are sitting in the
TechCrunch20, TechCrunch40, TechCrunch39+1, TechCrunch40 with 99 more in the demo pit. Possibly extended coverage by CrunchGear. That’s a loooonnnng conference. I got tired just writing it. No matter how good the companies are, you just can’t like all of them.