Microsoft Hatred FAQ

David Schwartz davids at
Wed Oct 19 05:36:26 CEST 2005

"Roedy Green" <my_email_is_posted_on_my_website at munged.invalid> wrote in 
message news:lddbl11ns8i3pdh8i7dh98e0dsufkrpfab at

> On 18 Oct 2005 13:21:19 -0500, joe at invalid.address wrote or quoted :

>>Yes, he deserves credit for what he did. He nevertheless created a
>>false impression in what he said. If he hadn't created that false
>>impression, there would not have been any jokes about him. If all he
>>said was what he actually did, this would never have been an issue.

> It is standard procedure to twist another politician's words and tease
> him like a gang of 4 year olds.

    I agree. Gore made an very unfortunate choice of words that left him 
open to pot shot type ridicule and abuse. There's really no reason to think 
he was actually trying to take credit for the creation of the Internet 


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