[rescue] Perverse Question
kevin at mpcf.com
Sun Jun 15 23:59:12 CDT 2003
I try to hold myself back in these situations :) Prolly'
about 1.5 minutes.
On Mon, 16 Jun 2003 17:47:40 +0200
Frank Van Damme <frank.vandamme at student.kuleuven.ac.be> wrote:
> On Monday 16 June 2003 03:41, KRM wrote:
> > We had a new girl start at work last week. Once she was
> > informed that i was in the IT dept. she naturally started
> > asking me about her home Win32 PC issues, and i went into
> > my, quick and to the point, speech stating that i don't
> > use Windows and couldn't really give an opinion on her
> > issues one way or another. She then asked, "What else is
> > there? Do you use DOS?".
> And how long did your speech take? :-)
> > I certainly don't expect your average person to be aware
> > of all the esoteric options available to the geeks of the
> > world, but i would have at least expected her to assume
> > OSX or MacOS. Microsoft knows how to lead their sheep.
> That's for certain.
> Frank Van Damme http://www.openstandaarden.be
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