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klez strikes pdx imc

the klez virus
seems a few people have been hit by the klez virus article:
it seems like a good time to call for some praxis and
people new to start personaly divesting of madness starting with
their hard drive.

micro$oft is poison:

they are racist
[ http://www.newsfactor.com/perl/story/8718.html]
they use prison labor
[ http://www.sonic.net/~doretk/Issues/96-04%20APRIL/outceiling.html]
[ http://www.eiu.edu/~kuoeng/research/cpl/rankin.htm]
they are getting jiggy with wto
[ http://www.wcit.org/resources/wto_archives/wto/pre_ministerial/wto_press_releases/wto_pr_host_committee.htm]
[ http://www.microsoft.com/issues/essays/11-15wto.asp]
they have horrible labour practices
[ http://www.osopinion.com/perl/story/13310.html]
(this article gets a bit xeonphobic
but shows the "evolution" of micro$oft's
labour practices post perma-temp)
[ http://seattletimes.nwsource.com/news/business/html98/temp30_20000630.html]

keeping it nice organic and crunch