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Submission + - Linus Torvalds supporting Windows 7? (russelljohn.net)

Camahueto writes: It seems that Windows 7 is not so bad after all, even Linus supports it as he shows on this photo. Well, but, as always, there is more than it meets the eye and the picture was a joke, as the Picasa commentary explains: "Since Microsoft tried to torpedo the success of the Japan Linux Symposium by launching their Windows 7 product that same day right across the street, we decided to make some fun of Microsoft. We dragged Linus to their big promotion booth. One of the sales guys took only a minute to get Linus sold on it as you can see in the picture. At least that's what he thought. He obviously had no clue who he was talking to. But in the end Linus did not buy a copy... ".

The two most common things in the Universe are hydrogen and stupidity. -- Harlan Ellison