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Old 07-19-2012, 09:40 AM   #1
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LXer: Microsoft, Linux and the big boobs obsession


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Geeks are known to be obsessive about things. At times that tendency can go overboard, resulting in them looking rather silly and foolish.

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Old 07-19-2012, 04:00 PM   #2
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Everyone likes boobs. Why not? Natural thing. Feeling of tenderness, love and affection.

I think the guy is a ID 10 T.
 
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The good thing about this article is that it introduced me to Matthew Garret's blog, which is turning out to be a fantastic read.

On this issue I very much agree with Garret, and I think that Sam Varghese is being a jackass. Especially in the comments.

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Old 07-20-2012, 12:39 AM   #4
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Honestly i think he is just making mountains out of mole hills. Anyone who keeps abreast of such things and has a good vocabulary knows that boob can have more than one meaning. I think we should keep this in mind lest it cause a cleavage in the community.
 
Old 07-20-2012, 12:47 AM   #5
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The good thing about this article is that it introduced me to Matthew Garret's blog, which is turning out to be a fantastic read.
It does look to be a source of good tips, tho i think this particular article may be a bust.
 
  


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