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Sounds Like Another Fanboy Rant to Me

Jan 04, 2008, 01:00 (6 Talkback[s])
(Other stories by Hans Bezemer)

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"I found this comment while I was browsing through an MS-Windows oriented site where a blogger said something nasty about Microsoft. It isn't even worth to refer to the link, because it has nothing to do with this story. It's about the name-calling these Microsoft fans do. I heard 'zealots', 'bigots', 'advocates', the whole lot. Words I never knew before, because English is not my native tongue. I don't mind to be called a fanboy, because that is what I am. What may be not too clear to these Microsoft zealots is why I am a fanboy. It's not because I really dig this 'free the software, free the world' ideology. That came much later. It's because I like this 'gimme the source' idea..."

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