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June 16, 2005

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Jim

Lenin said the capitalists would sell the Communists the rope it would take to hang them.

dof

"Lenin said the capitalists would sell the Communists the rope it would take to hang them."

Luckily, the communist credit rating was so bad the capitalists insisted on cash in advance.

Jim

And who ended up hanging? Microsoft can turn into a Trojan Horse if the Chinese are stupid enought to trust them with this (Never happen).

Phil Hunt

As has been noted by other people, when people use the word "inappropriate" it useually means they want to control you, and probably your thoughts as well.

Which is entirely in keeping with Microsoft's character as a company dedicated to reducing people's freedom.

Factory

http://www.google.com.au/search?hs=JKq&hl=en&client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla%3Aen-US%3Aofficial&as_qdr=all&q=freedom+democracy+site%3Anews.xinhuanet.com&btnG=Search&meta=

It seems microsoft has more problems with the words democracy and freedom than the chinese government does.

Abiola Lapite

That's what's most shameful about it - the Chinese government didn't even *ask* them to censor the words in question!

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