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Re: [vox] MS-bashing time!



Hi all [I'm new]

We have similar info. kiosks around here. I've discovered that all one needs
to do is follow you nose round the menus for a while, then hit
'back','back','back' over and over really fast, and you will shortly be
thrown back to a windows nt/95 ish interface. of course, you can't do much
with it since it's not properly set up to work with the touch screen, but
it's fun nontheless.

personally, I would have hoped professional windows geeks would know enough
to disable the explorer shell on  a public machine that only does 1 thing.

jus sayin,
-James

----- Original Message -----
From: "Nicole the Wonder Nerd" <ana.ng@tmbg.org>
To: "Vox-Lugod" <vox@lists.lugod.org>
Sent: Friday, July 11, 2003 6:19 AM
Subject: [vox] MS-bashing time!


> So I was walking in downtown Santa Monica the other day, and I noticed
> that the city had helpfully provided a tourist information kiosk.
>
> It was running Windows.
>
> Guess which state the machine was currently in.
>
> (hint: it matched the sky and the ocean.)
>
> Silly Santa Monica.
>
> --n twn
>
> ***
> "The next example has often been used by unscrupulous probability students
> to win money from their less enlightened friends."--my statistics
> textbook
> Visit www.nicolopolis.com ... digital drivel for a weary world.
> _______________________________________________
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> vox@lists.lugod.org
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