Ban Microsoft from an entire region with only a year's grace period??? I have heard some crazy things in my time, but this is just...
Oh wait, this is Slashdot. Never mind.
I think the real problem here is her, not the computer, the school, the operating system, or the internet. She bought something that she did not research, she didn't take the time to learn about it afterward, she panicked, and then she tried to blame everybody else but herself. It happens in every other industry besides computers, making this instance of buyer's remorse nothing special. But since it involves a blonde trying to use a computer, it seems different. Oh well.
If God had a beard, he'd be a UNIX programmer.