Ubuntu review: Worst game ever

Ari Torhamo ari.torhamo at gmail.com
Sun Jun 8 18:54:56 UTC 2008

su, 2008-06-08 kello 18:17 +0300, Dotan Cohen kirjoitti:
> 2008/6/8 Ari Torhamo <ari.torhamo at gmail.com>:
> > It's harder to tell a joke from a real thing, when you don't see or hear
> > the person telling it. It's also harder, when a joke is told in a
> > context, where jokes aren't normally told. In such cases - if the goal
> > isn't to get to laugh at people who respond - one may put "This was just
> > a joke", or something like that, in the end. It doesn't remove the
> > funnyness, but prevents confusion.
> >
> That spoils the joke. There were more than enough hints that the post
> is a joke. He mentioned that he lost almost all his Hotmail emails.
> How is that tied to the OS? He also calls Ubuntu a game, and also
> refers to it as an OS when telling us to buy Windows. The "j/k" tag
> would have killed it.

How could the joke have been spoiled, if there were more than enough
hints already?


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