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Chicago Sun-Times: Sorting Through the Linux Lie: What It Really Can Do

Jun 23, 2005, 17:30 (58 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Andy Ihnatko)

"Pronouncement the First: As a user-level operating system, Linux is a cruel and tawdry lie. Bigfoot will fly to your house and personally deliver a $30,000 tax refund before there's a Linux that can challenge Windows or MacOS in terms of usability. If anyone tells you otherwise, your only rebuttal should be to administer that thing that Moe used to do to Larry--you know, where he'd grab Larry's nose with one hand and smack it down with the other.

"Pronouncement the Second: None of that matters. Linux is still one of the best and most important OS's on the landscape..."

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