Friday Unrant - Twas the Friday before Christmas

Friday Unrant - Twas the Friday before Christmas

Summary: Since it's the Friday before Christmas I thought that my gift to you, Constant Reader, would be for me not to subject you to my rant for this week.

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Since it's the Friday before Christmas I thought that my gift to you, Constant Reader, would be for me not to subject you to my rant for this week. 

Since it is the Friday before Christmas, this is the point where I wind down for a few days and spend time with friends and family rather than you fine folks here.  Well, you know how it is ... :-)  But I'll still be online and blogging, albeit lighter than usual, so if you're online, feel free to drop by.

I'd like to take the opportunity to thank each and every one of you for coming here, reading the blog and participating in the debate.  While we might not always see eye-to-eye and agree on everything, I know that the debate that we've had on here at times has made me think and get a better appreciation of the other side of the argument.  While we've debated quite fiercely at times, I've found the process to be quite a lot of fun - and I hope you have too.

I'd also like to thank those of you who've taken the time to contact me.  If you came to me with a problem or issue, I hope that I managed to help you, even if that was only in a small way.  If you dropped me a comment, know that I read it even if I didn't get around to replying (sorry about that ... if I had the time I'd respond to you all). 

Take care and Happy Holidays!

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  • Cheers

    & Happy Holidays.
    Harry Bardal
  • *--Happy Holidays --* Adrian, Everyone!

    Thanks for sparing us! ;)
    Peace.
    D T Schmitz
  • RE: Friday Unrant - Twas the Friday before Christmas

    If not subjecting us with a rant is a gift, that would be like feeling great once I stop beating myself with a hammer :) Have a nice Holiday!
    Roque Mocan
  • A ZDNet poem "Tis the Friday before Christmas"

    Tis the Friday before Christmas, and all throughout ZD
    Not a blogger was ranting, no, not even Kingsley(-Hughes)
    The blogs were all posted on the internet with care
    In hopes that some talkbacks soon would be there
    The bloggers were nestled all snug in their forum
    With visions of respondents showing decorum
    Berlind, editor-in-chief, shows us a demo
    'Redmond/Samba agree', states MaryJo's memo
    It's Dignan, not Santa, who dons a Red Hat
    And tells of bad laptops, a fact and that's that
    IE is crashing, we hear in Bott's chatter
    Since I only use Firefox, that really don't matter
    And Krigsman delights us with Windows Flash crash
    And here come the Applers, with a Microsoft bash
    The Linux cheerleaders have been hitting the source
    Not the kind that you drink, but the source code, of course
    And just when you thought it couldn't get any worse
    Comes a talkback from me with corny holiday verse
    I wrote down some rhymes, so lively and quick
    Some might get a chuckle, while some might get sick.
    More rapid than blog posts on ZD they came
    To score brownie points, I'll now name some names
    Go Farber, yay Dignan, wow Berlind, hey Koman
    Right George_Ou, yah Burnette, Now Harris, and Dawson

    (OK, that's enough. I'm mentally exhausted.) ;-)

    Have a safe and happy holiday season, everyone!
    MGP2
    • No copyright! woohooo I can copy! >;) (NT)

      (NT)
      devlin_X
      • No copyright...

        Copywrong, SloppyWrite, 2007
        MGP2
    • Best ZDNet poem ever!

      Happy Holidays!
      Adrian Kingsley-Hughes
  • Christmaskwanzahaunakawintersolstace

    Have a merry Christmaskwanzahaunakawintersolstace and I look forward to the new year reading your blogs and debating with you and all the others who participate here on ZDnet!
    devlin_X
  • Genius

    That's a fantastic (if strained .. "source?" Ouch.) bit of verse. Thank you very much.

    Stephen Howard-Sarin
    CNET Business
    Stephen Howard-Sarin
    • So can we have a preview button

      for christmas this year? ]:)
      Linux User 147560
  • Hear Hear! Happy Holidays everyone! <NT>

    ...
    Scrat