looking for laptop

Justin Findlay justin at jfindlay.us
Thu Feb 15 12:57:04 MST 2007

On AD 2007 February 15 Thursday 12:09:06 PM -0700, Michael L Torrie wrote:
> If you see OS X as a tax on Apple computers, then you definitely should
> not even consider Apple machines.  In my opinion, I recommend people buy
> Apple computers for the platform, hardware and software.  I am perfectly
> content to pay for a good product (I'm speaking about OS X here).  I
> don't see it as a tax at all.  I think buying an apple computer for it's
> ability to dual or triple boot OS's is legitimate, but if you're going
> to only run linux or windows on it, you might be best served by some
> other brand.  In other words don't buy apple just because it is good
> hardware. 

I don't understand what you're saying here.  Are you advising me not to
buy an Apple because you don't want me to waste money on software I'll
never use?  Were you alternatively influenced to say so because I don't
come off as a fanboy?


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