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pokerfan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon Mar-30-09 01:21 PM
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Oh, Microsoft, is there anything you CAN do?
Edited on Mon Mar-30-09 01:24 PM by pokerfan
Mythbusters Adam Savage is a Mac and Open Office fan.

Adam Savage: Mac, 100 percent. I made a Tweet the other day, because someone had sent me an Excel document, I grabbed it and opened it, and watched my home machine just burn and grind trying to open it with Excel. So, I sent out, "Oh, Microsoft, is there anything you CAN do?" It's ridiculous. I learned about OpenOffice through Twitter, and it just amazes me. On my Mac, a super-fast 17" laptop, a video editor takes less time and power to run than an Office product.


Adam Savage: I have split custody with twin 10-year-old boys that I have every other week. Those weeks, I'm up at 6:30 or 7 to see them off, and then I'm usually at work about a half-hour early, to adjust to any show emails or other things. That's also when I try to kick out any personal stuff or projects. Jamie and I also have a production manager who oversees our time for stuff that's extracurricular to actual MythBusters shooting ...
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