Re: the survey only listed Disney as a viable acquirer. How about AOL?
Out of all possible scenarios I would welcome those zealots least of all.
Github's license demographics are firmly in the permissive license camp. Nothing wrong w GPL per se, whatever rocks your boat. But, by its context, Github's management should emphatically NOT be biased towards a license.
Lesser issue, but still problematic, is OS/language bias, which IMHO means best avoiding Google, Apple, MS, Oracle.