We can get married if you dump Windows and switch to Apple Mac

“When I married and my husband asked me to convert, it was a pretty big deal. I was set in my ways. My orthodoxies were profound. But if I didn’t abandon the personal computer for the Mac, he warned, the marriage wouldn’t have a chance,” Alex Kuczynski writes for The New York Times. “We should not inhabit separate computing universes, he argued. I held my breath and jumped. Upon reflection, it was the best hardware decision I ever made. The Mac is easy to use, the technology refined. Most people get a watch or a piece of jewelry when they marry; I got an iBook G4 laptop and a honeymoon with five kids.”

Full article here.

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  1. Though this is humorous, it does convey the more mysterious and mystical experience us Mac users have in that our zealous natures could lead one to believe we have actually found Nirvana, and are willing to lay down our lives for that ideal…

  2. Why is this story pathetic? I made my wife switch and am proud of it. I am NOT going to spend my precious time supporting Wintel when Macs literally require little to no support.

    I am proud to say that our home is now Microsoft Windows free (still kept the PC hardware for Linux though).

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