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Re: A battle over deposing Bill Gates

Verily I say unto thee, that nessuno@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx spake thusly:
> <Quote>
> Billg, as you'll see him referred to in the exhibits, well, at the 
> deposition, he don't know nuttin'... Asked if he knows what the term 
> evangelizing meant as used by Microsoft, his first answer was that 
> it's used in different ways by different people. His answer when he
> is pressed for his understanding of the purpose of evangelizing is
> that it's "usually to convert somebody to a religion belief." Right.
> That's the ticket.
> He must have forgotten the 1997 "Evangelism is War" confidential 
> Microsoft memo.
> Guess what the subject matter at issue is now? Interoperability.
> Bill Gates who personally decided to "de-document" certain shell
> extensions. Just as they were getting to that topic at the
> half-deposition, Novell tells the judge, Microsoft unilaterally
> halted the proceedings.
> See what I mean? This is performance art. It just doesn't work in a 
> deposition or a courtroom.
> </Quote>
> http://www.groklaw.net/article.php?story=20090523231352189

Separated at birth: Bill Gates and Oliver North

"I have no clear memory of that" (in response to nearly every question)
~ Col. Oliver North, during the Iran Contra enquiry into, amongst other
things, the incriminating documents North shredded.



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| the sheep thanks the shepherd as his liberator, while the wolf
| denounces him for the same act, as the destroyer of liberty.
| Plainly the sheep and the wolf are not agreed upon a definition of
| the word liberty; and precisely the same difference prevails today
| among human creatures." ~ Abraham Lincoln

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