[Gllug] Penguins - traitors the lot of them

Alain Williams addw at phcomp.co.uk
Tue Jan 6 17:09:58 UTC 2009

On Tue, Jan 06, 2009 at 05:05:42PM +0000, Jason Clifford wrote:
> On Mon, 2009-01-05 at 15:17 +0000, John Hearns wrote:
> > Driving westwards along the elevated M4 this morning, there is a large
> > billboard as part of the 
> > "Windows - Life Without Walls" campaign. Depicting several LCD screens
> > of various sizes, with, yes,
> > cure scenes of penguins on each.
> There is an ad MS have been running showing a line of penguins jumping
> into the sea. I've been very tempted to make up something with a
> transparent background and a Tux on it with a speech bubble like "Yes,
> Linux really is better. Jump right in!" ;)

Regard it all as indication that, in spite of what it says publically, MS is really
worried that Linux will eat its lunch.

Perhaps we should send Ballmer a plate of herrings :-)

Alain Williams
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