* Posts by Daniel van Niekerk

5 posts • joined 26 Sep 2007

BT Vision misses customer targets (by a shedload)

Daniel van Niekerk
Joke

It's the Iraqi information minister!

We are winning the war against those Sky and Virgin infidels!!!! We will crush them! Rupert Murdoch's blood will be flowing through the streets and so on....

Red Arrows Olympic 'ban' causes online furore

Daniel van Niekerk
Paris Hilton

It's political correctness gone mad!

Spirit of the blitz eh wot wot?

French court says non to pre-loaded Windows on Acer laptop

Daniel van Niekerk

Before people keep on going on about this rubbish

I build my own PC and only install what I want on the PC.

But most people want an OS and so on. If this guy had taken Acer to court for not providing a bare product then I could understand as long as he didn't actually buy it. But he went out and bought something that he didn't want and then asked for money back for stuff he didn't want but then knowingly purchased. How is this right?

Daniel van Niekerk

The "me too" people

Why is it that almost every person that's commented on this story has gone on about Microsoft and so on? Surely if the man was told that he'd get loads of rubbish when he bought the product then that's his problem?

Daniel van Niekerk

Another victory for stupidity

I think I might just go into a car dealership and ask to buy a car without the wheels because I might want to buy different ones, screw the engine (the bundled one isn't up to my liking) and I'll take it without paint please because I don't like the standard colours. Oh I also expect Peugeot to cover it under warranty if it starts to rust early or the engine doesn't work as well as I'd hoped.

Europe really is full of morons. Why cases like this even go to court and even worse get resolved in favour of the plaintiff I will never know.

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