keepin it real

is there anything more horrible than RealPlayer? I’m serious, is there any more leechy, desperate, annoying, sleazy and underhanded product on the marketplace?

i just installed a program a my computer that was helpfully “”bundled”” with the evil RealPlayer. Now i have realplayer links in my start menu, a whole bevy of new realplayer favorites, a link to realplayer in my “”links”” folder as well, an icon of it on my desktop and a copy of it sucking memory down there by the clock.

Now, I must be clear I DID NOT install realplayer. I installed a completely different program, and was, for no reason i can discern, assaulted by this trash. i hate that company.

Lance Cameron Kidwell

30 August 2003

Posted in Miscellania

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