Please stop using Internet Explorer 6!

I guess you’ve heard it a dozen times and you still feel bored when you read a “Internet Explorer 6” headline anywhere. If you really feel this way now it’s very likely that you are surfing with a modern browser like Firefox 3, Safari 4, Internet Explorer 8 or others.

But pay attention if you don’t understand anything about this browser-talk and just don’t get it!

Take a minute and think about:

  • Do you often think that a website is broken or looks like crap?
  • Does your Anti-Virus-Software often warn you while you’re online?
  • Does your browser/computer often crash?
  • Do you wonder why your friends talk about all the cool stuff they saw online – but you never noticed anything of that?

Then you’re probably still on Internet Explorer 6, the worst and most dangerous of all browsers. IE6 is insecure, old and – let’s just say it: Shit.

Or in nicer words, Microsoft’s Internet Explorer was not made for nowadays websites, online-applications and internet activities. Plus, there is no reason for using it anymore, because upgrading is simple and free…

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Games do not kill. Guns do!

This is my contribution to the so-called “killer games” debate.

Games do not kill. Guns do!
Games do not kill. Guns do!

Background: Last week, the asshole Tim K. killed 15 people in Germany. I’m sure you’ve heard about that bestial act on the news. Now, once again, some foolish politicians and incompetent journalists try to get/make big headlines with the blood of the victims – and they choose the simplest explanation: It’s the fault of so-called “killer games” that asshole Tim K. became to be a monster.

They are wrong. Games do not kill. But assholes with guns do.

There also is the flickr group “Games do not kill” where you can post your own screenshots if you want to show that there are no guns in your life.