OT: C|Net's Download.com adware, spyware, malware hijinkx.

Chris Brennan xaero at xaerolimit.net
Fri Dec 9 15:41:58 UTC 2011

On Fri, Dec 9, 2011 at 10:38 AM, Ryan Coleman <editor at d3photography.com> wrote:

Yeah, someone on my LUG list tried to claim that the TCLUG list was the
reason for the /. article…
> stupid peons…
> It's still not malware, it's bloatware. Why would you not go to the
> development

website to get the program anyway?

Some people just don't get that idea, they stumble onto a piece of software
they like and don't bother to think much farther beyond that, as long as it
works for them, they don't care.

> --
> Chris Brennan
> A: Yes.
> >Q: Are you sure?
> >>A: Because it reverses the logical flow of conversation.
> >>>Q: Why is top posting frowned upon?
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