If there is one thing that is certain in our society, it’s the fact that everyone has an opinion, and we are entitled to express it. If people disagree with that opinion they in turn are entitled to express that. When opinions are given in forums by people who may have a public profile, we see people expressing their opposing opinions on a grander scale such as protest, petition or demonstration – all of which are perfectly legal and acceptable ways to get their point across.
Founders who choose to bootstrap their way through their pre-profitable years surviving meal-to-meal on Maggi noodles are better off than their funded counterparts in the long run. Time that would have been spent hunting down, wining and dining investors was focused to build bigger and better products without relinquinshing control to anyone.