On Thu, 05 Feb 2009 04:51:17 -0700, above the shrieking & whining of the
trolls, High Plains Thumper was heard to say:
> Hadron wrote:
>> High Plains Thumper writes:
>>> ml2mst wrote:
>>>> The trolls however never complain about the inconsistency of Windows
>>> True. Having used WordPerfect, Claris Works! and Lotus Smarsuite, I
>>> considered these superior to Microsoft Word.
>>>> They probably never used Nero Burning Suite or any anti virus suite
>> What do they have to do with DE consistency on Linux? Are you mad?
Ah, the "Half-wit Hadron" M$ fanboi's answer to everything "Are you mad"
or "Are you insane".
> Nero Burning Suite is available for Linux:
> In addition to so called "consistency" being irrelevant, this is an
> example of:
> [quote] Ad hominem troll
> Ad hominem troll at its simplest, will attack people personally, rather
> than the merits of their statements or methodologies.
> The ad hominem troll often has already lost a rational argument about a
> topic, and thus its goal is to change the argument from being about a
> topic, to being about the people opposed to the troll (which could mean
> any/all rational person(s) in the discussion), in the hopes of both
> discrediting people's ideas indirectly by discrediting the people, and
> engendering an emotional reaction from the people by attacking their egos
> / self-image. The "getting a reaction out of" goal is common to most troll
> types. [/quote]
>>> Probably. Or Linux apps.
>> It is truly amazing how you two seem totally unable to grasp the concept
>> of what consistency is and what it means. The rest of the world puts
>> importance on it. You don't even seem able to understand what it IS. It
>> is truly a shame for mankind and Linux that you are able to "advocate"
>> in this way. Your ignorance is palpable.
> This is a continuation of the ad hominem attack, see above.
> Subject: Re: Microsoft's Secret Sauce for 'Success' Date: Thu, 19 Jul 2007
> 20:32:35 +0900 Message-ID: pan.2007.07.19.11.32.30.969000@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
>>> No it isn't. Linux is freely available for download. The problem is
>>> that for too long Linux was crap and simply not ready for the prime
>>> time desktop. It is now. But it's missed the boat. And people like you
>>> whining all the time about MS isn't going to change that. Grow a set of
>>> balls and advocate LINUX and stop whinging like schoolgirl about the
>>> Market Leader. [...]
> Hadron uses a very common trolling technique. Rather than participate in
> the discussion, attempts to deflect the issues by flinging insulting
> retorts, such as homophobic name calling and referring to a poster's
> expressions as "whines". In his insulting, extolls a competing operating
> system by calling it a market leader. This confirms he is here to troll.
> He misrepresents the truth, showing that he truly is not an advocate,
> referring to Linux as crap. Yet 10 years ago, Linux was a complete and
> suitable desktop product. As you show in the following explanations
> regarding Microsoft concerns expressed through the Halloween papers.
Hadron Quack is a self-confessed troll & a M$ fanboi.