I was very excited when I first heard the phrase "Freedom Toaster"
You mean there is already a French Toaster?
slowly getting their reputation as a credible browser vendor back
When was it ever credible?
It was most popular due to a lack of choices. Now that there are choices, I don't see many giving Microsoft a "second chance" - especially Web developers who have been burned for years by IE incompatibility with standards.
You are right about this one. I recently listened to a podcast with Kevin Smith interviewing Mark Hamill and the Star Wars franchise is more of a blip in his career path.
He has a lot more going for him than just being typecast as Luke. He was doing voiceover before Star Wars as well as after. And he's really good. Listen to the podcast for proof.
I guess if I had to pick the comparisons (Jobs Rockefeller, Hughes, or Stark)... I pick Stark.
Hughes wouldn't be that bad if the guy didn't have that "saving my pee" habit.
Unlike even the RIAA, they will shoot you dead if you screw with them.
Of all the computers in SciFi, I think Jarvis is the best. A computer with sarcasm - priceless
"All the people are so happy now, their heads are caving in. I'm glad they are a snowman with protective rubber skin" -- They Might Be Giants