Note how her choice of "Option 3" at the end reveals a lack of competitive or us vs. them spirit. I'm pleased to say that I have found that to be common among the HC folks I've encountered. Also, if you go to her post and look at the comments, you'll see some good discussion around the poll numbers re. HC involvement.
If you want to keep an ear to the ground on HC developments, Felicity's blog is a good place to go.
How do we respond when our radical thinking becomes mainstream?