It would be nice if Google allowed their hangout membership to use this service with an ATA adapter. I'm guessing that isn't going to happen.
Now running the Linux distro of your choice.
How about if everyone simply agrees to stop telling everyone else how they should best live their lives - before everyone else starts thinking they have a right to tell you how to live yours. Yes, I know, land of the free apparently means we have the freedom to tell everyone else how to live.