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What if we rename GIMP to "Bob FOSS Studio" and the logo is a stylish fro and goatee knockout over a painting of some happy little trees

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@maloki @tcql mostly because the whole reason we don't like "GIMP" is it's a problematic name that isn't taken seriously.

Also if this project ever expands beyond "Bob applies rebranding/refactoring to the upstream code" and becomes something other people govern or contribute to they *might not* thank me for my vanity choices ๐Ÿ˜…

@maloki @tcql That being said, Americans asking me if I paint is a joke that is probably never going to get old now. ๐Ÿคฆโ€โ™‚๏ธ

@bob @maloki not vanity; a reference to a beloved cultural icon

who happens to share your first name

@tcql @maloki To confirm I've put up a poll, and your suggestion is *crushing it* ๐Ÿ˜‚

bobadon.co.uk/@bob/10238867847

@tcql @maloki I've saved that mockup! We would probably need to get someone to paint a similar-style background though to head off any potential copyright issues.

@tcql we don't make mistakes, just happy little accidents

@tcql Yeah, but Bob Ross was easier to use ๐Ÿ˜

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Real talk: if you decide to go this way, you should consult with a trademark lawyer and/or Bob Rossโ€™ estate to make sure this wonโ€™t get you into trademark trouble.

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