MajorGeeks Support Forums

Go Back   MajorGeeks Support Forums > ----------= Welcome =---------- > The Lounge
Register FAQ Members List Calendar Casino Mark Forums Read

The Lounge Hang out and have some fun with your fellow Majorgeeks!


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 07-08-09, 16:12
belashti's Avatar
belashti belashti is offline
Specialist
 
Join Date: Jul 2003
Location: austin
Posts: 237
Thanks: 0
Thanked 4 Times in 3 Posts
Question Microsoft pulls vomit IE8 ad after public backlash

The link
Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
  #2  
Old 07-08-09, 16:53
LauraR's Avatar
LauraR LauraR is offline
MajorGeeks Super-Duper Moderator
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Northeast, USA
Posts: 11,234
Thanks: 676
Thanked 1,479 Times in 1,082 Posts
Default Re: Microsoft pulls vomit IE8 ad after public backlash

Is it bad that I actually lol'd???

I think maybe I may be immature, but I'm sorry, that's funny.
__________________
It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity.
~Albert Einstein
Major Geeks on Facebook
Major Geeks Newsletter
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 07-08-09, 17:00
augiedoggie's Avatar
augiedoggie augiedoggie is offline
The Canadian Loon - LocoAugie (R.I.P. 2012)
 
Join Date: Jul 2002
Location: Mirabel, Quebec, Canada
Posts: 10,091
Thanks: 194
Thanked 975 Times in 910 Posts
Default Re: Microsoft pulls vomit IE8 ad after public backlash

I thought it was a good too.
__________________
i7 930 @ 2.8GHz, GTX470/GTX260, 6GB RAM:
Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 07-09-09, 06:39
KathyM's Avatar
KathyM KathyM is offline
Master Sergeant
 
Join Date: Feb 2008
Location: South Jersey
Posts: 633
Thanks: 16
Thanked 29 Times in 29 Posts
Default Re: Microsoft pulls vomit IE8 ad after public backlash

Loved it!! Great ing!!!!
__________________
Challenge your preconceptions, or they will challenge you - Vulcan proverb
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 07-10-09, 10:55
darlene1029's Avatar
darlene1029 darlene1029 is offline
A Grand Lady- R.I.P. 06/06/2012
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: California
Posts: 6,466
Thanks: 64
Thanked 180 Times in 153 Posts
Default Re: Microsoft pulls vomit IE8 ad after public backlash

Uh-Oh here it comes, watch out ah- couldn't hold it in
__________________
Never Regret Anything That Once Made You Smile
Reply With Quote
Sponsored links
  #6  
Old 07-10-09, 12:30
musksnipe's Avatar
musksnipe musksnipe is offline
Major Geek
 
Join Date: Feb 2009
Location: The Third Coast
Posts: 1,228
Thanks: 287
Thanked 215 Times in 179 Posts
Default Re: Microsoft pulls vomit IE8 ad after public backlash

I thought it was funny, too.
Good to know that someone at MS has a sense of humor.
__________________
“Your first 10,000 photographs are your worst." – Henri Cartier-Bresson
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 07-10-09, 12:47
LauraR's Avatar
LauraR LauraR is offline
MajorGeeks Super-Duper Moderator
 
Join Date: Mar 2007
Location: Northeast, USA
Posts: 11,234
Thanks: 676
Thanked 1,479 Times in 1,082 Posts
Default Re: Microsoft pulls vomit IE8 ad after public backlash

Did anyone happen to notice the website listed in the popup at the end that her husband was looking at? (you have to pause it to catch it)
__________________
It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity.
~Albert Einstein
Major Geeks on Facebook
Major Geeks Newsletter
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 07-10-09, 13:00
DavidGP's Avatar
DavidGP DavidGP is offline
MajorGeeks Forum Administrator - Grand Pooh-Bah
 
Join Date: Jan 2002
Location: UK
Posts: 38,755
Thanks: 2,928
Thanked 3,081 Times in 2,803 Posts
Default Re: Microsoft pulls vomit IE8 ad after public backlash

One of those love it or hate it adverts..... no fussed on it, not best taste mind.


Still love the IE8 Internet Ninja in the early adverts... LMAO to the point of crying at the subtlety! especially for those who remember the net from the 80s-90s or the one with Dean Cain is superb

Really hope they have the Ninja for the release of Win7
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 07-10-09, 13:41
darlene1029's Avatar
darlene1029 darlene1029 is offline
A Grand Lady- R.I.P. 06/06/2012
 
Join Date: Feb 2006
Location: California
Posts: 6,466
Thanks: 64
Thanked 180 Times in 153 Posts
Default Re: Microsoft pulls vomit IE8 ad after public backlash

Quote:
Originally Posted by LauraR View Post
Did anyone happen to notice the website listed in the popup at the end that her husband was looking at? (you have to pause it to catch it)
yeah, think she goes Brazilian?
__________________
Never Regret Anything That Once Made You Smile
Reply With Quote
Reply

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
I feel stressed so much! I need to vomit! EXOX3 The Lounge 22 09-26-06 13:02
Microsoft Pulls Plug on Private Folder 1.0 infoseeker The Lounge 4 07-18-06 12:19
Looks like gmail is going public goldfish The Lounge 9 02-18-05 09:26
nVidia Pulls 2.41 & 2.42 nForce Drivers Major Attitude Software 5 05-25-03 11:58


All times are GMT -5. The time now is 20:55.

MajorGeeks.Com Menu

MajorGeeks.Com \ All In One Tweaks \ Android \ Anti-Malware \ Anti-Virus \ Appearance \ Backup \ Browsers \ CD\DVD\Blu-Ray \ Covert Ops \ Drive Utilities \ Drivers \ Graphics \ Internet Tools \ Multimedia \ Networking \ Office Tools \ NEW! PC Games \ System Tools \ Macintosh \ Demonews.Com \ Top Downloads

MajorGeeks.Com \ News (Tech) \ Off Base (Other Websites News) \ Way Off Base (Offbeat Stories and Pics)

Social: Facebook \ YouTube \ Twitter \ Tumblr \ Pintrest \ RSS Feeds


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright © 2009 vBulletin Solutions, Inc. All rights reserved.
Ad Management by RedTyger