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shameless pleading

Only a slight exaggeration.

Not-Mister-Jobs cares:

Do you feel it in the air? That heaviness and oppression? The smell of sulfur? Yes, dear readers, the Beast of Redmond is unleashing yet another tangled mess of hell-spawned code into the world. We know it is evil. You know it. I know it. But millions do not. Millions, in fact, will race out to obtain this evil, and will pay for the privilege of making their horrible lives just a tiny bit more horrible. I weep for those people. I pray for their souls.

[more] via The Secret Diary of Steve Jobs: Oct. 22, 2009: A day of global mourning.

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