This is a good Operating System you can gnome it in gnome, xfce, or kde
Link to KDE: http://www.kubuntu.org/
Link to Gnome: http://www.ubuntu.com
Link to XFCE: http://www.xubuntu.org/
You can also get if you have one of them then you can install the other in the package manager and have both KDE or Gnome etc.
I might host a celebration server on blockland. If so the server will be (BM) Ubuntu 8.10 celebration.