RE: It's Bedlam at Microsoft

Keith Dawson (
Wed, 12 Nov 1997 20:12:17 -0500

At 2:39 PM -0500 11/12/97, Joe Barrera wrote:
>What an idiot.
>He's just pissed off because MS employees don't get all wet when a reporter
>calls up.

He's just ignorant. Mailstorms were common (and were well
understood) a decade before the Net got popular, in those
companies that depended on email. The occurrence of a
mailstorm doesn't mean a company's culture is narcissistic.

Keith Dawson
Layer of ash separates morning and evening milk.