Re: Working Within the System

From: Michael S. Lorrey (
Date: Sun Apr 30 2000 - 05:02:25 MDT

"E. Shaun Russell" wrote:
> While watching the news of the forced split of Microsoft last night, I was
> again witness to the admirable but infuriating assertion by Bill Gates that
> he was confident that "...justice would be served in the end."
> Unfortunately, I don't believe it. What I can't understand is why such
> driven, high profile and all-around successful people choose to work within
> a system which frequently works against them. MS has done far more for the
> government (and indeed, the public as a whole) than the government has done
> for them.

Its Readon Steel come to life. The problem with Gates is that he's a
democrat at heart (blame mommy), though all this government crap may
finally change his mind about things. How he handles it will indicate
whether he's got some cojones finally, or if mom gave that particular
canning jar to Melinda.

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