Monday, March 22, 2004

EU BUREAUCRATS ARE BREAKING WINDOWS...

Why are the bureaucrats trying to smash Microsoft's Windows? If they get hold of 500 euros or so, they could increase their daily allowance a bit... This must sound like sweet music to the folks at "Real Player" and such...

I wonder why we haven't seen this kind of petition in Europe?

UPDATE 03/25/04:

BBC reports that the money from Microsoft "will go into the European Union's general budget." Half of the money will be spent on subsidies to farmers. Ironically, some of the stolen money will go back to Microsoft...

Read the press release by The Center for the Advancement of Capitalism.