Distribution Religion by Dan Sandin (1978).
Instructions on how to build a modular video synthesizer.
Read the first three pages of this and tell me it's not a hippy alternate history free [soft/hard]ware licence.
Then just enjoy the literally cut, copied and pasted hand annotated document until you've had your fill.
"Put in your own method of returning energy to me here"
@insom what a beast! i remember reading about this in computer lib / dream machines. i wonder how old the origins of copyleft & free culture licensing goes
you happen to see those scanimate videos that made the rounds on youtube a few years ago?