> I'm not saying I'm right or that MS is better. I'm just saying there
> are a lot of people in my world (eg web apps for customers to service
> 120,000 loans; websites to sell international health insurance etc)
> and they just don't have this slightly puerile anti-microsoft
> attitude, so I'm confused why a few people on here cannot help
> themselves from making snide remarks whenever MS is mentioned.

Before my unbelieving eyes, you have transformed a discussion on using
ruby into an operating system flame war.  Now that's magic! 

Do you do parties?