beschizza — 2013-09-05T20:19:27-04:00 — #1
brainspore — 2013-09-05T20:24:36-04:00 — #2
Conventional wisdom states that it's best to conduct negotiations from a position of power, but I think it's even more important to conduct them from an upright position.
jamie_myers — 2013-09-05T20:34:56-04:00 — #3
I'm sorry, as soon as I read that name a hysterical voice in my head just starts screaming "developers developers developers developers developers" and I don't take in anything else.
pjcamp — 2013-09-05T21:09:56-04:00 — #4
robotmonkeys — 2013-09-05T21:21:55-04:00 — #5
I find it interesting that Ballmer has a personal security detail while visiting the corporate lawyers.
subtile — 2013-09-05T21:23:10-04:00 — #6
Steve Ballmer's To-do list:
dr_bombay — 2013-09-05T23:58:17-04:00 — #7
i'm glad he wasn't terribly hurt, but i'm also deeply hoping for audio of this "loud shriek".
daemonworks — 2013-09-06T00:37:43-04:00 — #8
I misread it as involving ballmer's head being cut off and falling....
anton_p_gully — 2013-09-06T05:00:22-04:00 — #9
Executives from Nokia sequestered in a conference room elsewhere in the offices were baffled by the sound, wondering whether Mr. Ballmer was reacting badly to a counter-proposal they had made.
Totally stealing this for my screenplay.
(No idea how this became a reply - sorry, dr_bombay!)
nathanhornby — 2013-09-06T09:28:29-04:00 — #10
It's like a metaphor for his career at Microsoft.
editz — 2013-09-06T13:35:55-04:00 — #11
Maybe something like this?
beschizza — 2013-09-10T20:19:28-04:00 — #12
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