Ruby is only a liability.
You can use one of the open source distributions that were forked from OpenSolaris (more or less): Nexenta, Illumos, etc
ZFS alone makes this more than worthwhile, although you can now have ZFS with FreeBSD, OS X, and even Linux.
Anyone who wants "raw, uninterrupted, chaotic thrill of anarchy" just needs to observe Wall Street and banks.
Watch Inside Job to get a look at the greedy scum who've infiltrated and taken control of every institution including our governments.