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FiXT September 4, 2009 10:58 AM

Celebrate the Launch of Microsoft Windows 7 with...... a House Party?
 
Wow, this is just to good to pass up! Microsoft has been known to pull the odd PR stunt (think Jerry Seinfeild and more recently, the racial ad debacle ) however, their latest campaign to celebrate the launch of Windows 7 by encouraging people to have a house party for its release, really takes the cake.Yes you heard right, Microsoft is setting up ... [ Read full article ]

chrisk September 4, 2009 12:04 PM

Woot! I would do this if I didn't live in a small basement apt (seriously).

Any excuse to have a party! Imagine all the things we could do:

- Hire party girls to walk around with DVDs for bras
- Play 'Pin the App on the Taskbar'
- Play 'Pin the Tail on the Ballmer'
- Liquid cool a rig with tequila

Caldezar September 4, 2009 12:08 PM

Holy crap! If I owned a house I'd be all over hosting a party for HWC! Damn basement suite...

But seriously... don't you think this screams 'let's break out of the business mold Mac is portraying us as'? I'm guessing Microsoft hired some new PR people... that used to work on beer commercials...?

FiXT September 4, 2009 12:21 PM

LOL Chris! Epic party ideas!


Ya it definitely seems the new PR people came over from Coor's or Kokanee. Heck :P Lets COMBINE parties. Celebrate Windows 7 with a Beer Party :P

silent1mezzo September 4, 2009 01:20 PM

I applied. I'll let you know if I'm accepted :P

Squeetard September 4, 2009 01:32 PM

Party Date: October 22-29, 2009

Smashed for a solid week, I love it.

chrisk September 4, 2009 02:46 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by Squeetard (Post 250616)
Party Date: October 22-29, 2009

Smashed for a solid week, I love it.

I wonder if the boss will understand if I call in sick that week: "Too drunk to come in today...Windows 7 party dude..."

Squeetard September 4, 2009 02:52 PM

I'm going to write off a shitton of blow and hookers as expenses that week.

stoanee September 4, 2009 03:11 PM

HaHa! Party at my house!! (maybe):punk:

Arinoth September 4, 2009 03:19 PM

Don't kid like that stoanee, i'd fly out for that


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