[linux-elitists] [silk] a copy of windows costs $42725 in india (fwd from rishab@dxm.org)

Greg Folkert greg@gregfolkert.net
Sun Dec 7 06:07:55 PST 2003

On Sat, 2003-12-06 at 18:26, Michael Herman wrote:
> On Sat, Dec 06, 2003 at 03:10:42PM -0500, Mister Bad wrote:
> >What you're saying, then, actually makes sense. I've always suspected
> >that this "We need proprietary software to protect our profits" line
> >was a little disingenuous. It's all just a ruse! They don't care about
> >the money at all! They're just in this to TAKE OUR FREEDOM -- the
> >billions of dollars in revenue is just a cover.
> >
> Hoho.  That's not what I'm saying at all.  This is all about money.  As a
> matter of fact, it's a lot like a drug dealer giving away the first hit of
> crack and extending credit.  Once your hooked, you have to pay.

I think Mr. Bad was right...

greg, greg@gregfolkert.net
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