Power point is the software embodiment of talking points, the political and marketing strategy for repeating over and over "the message", i.e., the verbiages/phrases to be imprinted in the audience' heads.
It's a propaganda tool, not a discussion tool to encourage understanding.
Now you're tired? After, what, 15-16 years?!
Actually, as big as Wolfram's ego is, safer money would be on the crappy story submission/summary on trolldot.
Slashdot: where it's troll all the way down.