____/ Jeanette on Wednesday 19 September 2007 17:59 : \____
>>> Well, the Republican do damage to their image by turning a blind eye
>>> to market
>>> abuse. Those short-term gains will end and can lead to recession when
>>> countries like Holland drop Microsoft as a matter of principle, which
>>> they do.
>> I don't care about governments turning a blind eye to market "abuse". I
>> care when the government is actively involved in the abuse.
> Jeanette wrote:
> Fortunately the Europeans have a different idea about monopolistic
> practices then the capitalism loving USA.
> The monopoly ruling against Microsoft here has not made any changes
> in their standing.
That which is positioned at the top (exploiter) does not complain about extreme
capitalism, but what about the rest? It's like asking the fox to watch the
henhouse. How would the US like it if things were reversed? What if India and
China had already dominated science and technology?
~~ Best of wishes
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