GNU/Linux mainstream: The Simpsons Test
Apr 10, 2009, 00:03 (1 Talkback[s])
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"Or a general mention to GNU/Linux as a "fanboy", "nerd", "hard
to use" or other kind of operating system. THAT'S, when we'll know
GNU/Linux has made it to the mainstream.
"After all, Apple was truely "mainstream" when The Simpsons made
fun of them in the episode "Mypods and Boomsticks" though Apple
already had a very reasonable market share before the episode
thinks to their iPods, iPhones, iMacs, Final Cut Pro, the Macintosh
operating system (to a lesser extent,) and other products."