On Feb 6, 1:07 pm, "amicus_curious" <A...@xxxxxxx> wrote:
> <unionpe...@xxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
> >But amicus, way back when, before Vista was released, Mr Gates gave an
> >interview about this great new product. Surely you remember? He said
> >"Wow. Just Wow." Then something like look for the Wow factor. He was
> >surely not saying Look out, there is a Real Stinker coming. So what
> >is with the slow uptake of Vista, or even an XP to Windows7 path?
> >Did Mr Bill lie about the Wow?
> It is kind of silly to even mention that. What would you expect a spokesman
> for a product to say? Did Bill Gates lie? Of course not. As far as I am
> concerned, I would not degrade a new system by installing XP over Vista. I
> like Vista just fine and it is much richer and convenient to use than XP.
> Just because you have a limited familiarity with Vista and don't agree
> totally with Gates, it is not any indication that he is lying, merely that
> you have a wrong interpretation of the truth.
A tedious progression is not "Wow. Just Wow." Gates lied.