Posted by StickThatInYourPipeAndSmokeIt on 02/02/08 03:21
On Fri, 01 Feb 2008 22:08:32 GMT, Marlin Singer
>Derek Janssen wrote:
>> Matthew Vaughan wrote:
>>> "Tarkus" <email@example.com> wrote in message
>>>> I'm reminded of "Ghost Whisperer," when people don't know they're dead
>>>> yet. Except this is more humorous.
>>> You're right, Sony is going to waste away a few more $ billion before
>>> realize that Blu Ray actually lost.
>>> Regardless of whether HD DVD "wins" or "loses"
>> (Or whether it "sells" or doesn't "sell"...Ah, the power of quotation
>>> I think Blu Ray is going to "lose".
>> (So, this's another one of those quote-fingers ambituities, then?)
>>> People aren't going to put up with the cr*p that is Blu Ray, with
>>> all its extra DRM, region coding, incompatibilities, broken features,
>>> playback issues, high prices, and other problems (and without giving any
>>> value-added or convenience other than more audio and video resolution).
>> Unless they've already got a PS3, and went out and got that LCD for the
>> (How many think this starting to sound like Norm MacDonald's SNL bits
>> during the Bill Clinton/Bob Dole election?:
>> "Sony responded to Toshiba's charges, saying 'Yeah, you're probably
>> right, and oh, did we mention, we're gonna win anyway. :-P ")
>> Derek Janssen
>Just another little nail. In the coffin.
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