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The death of IE6
http://news.yahoo.com/microsoft-celebrates-slow-death-ie6-143027125.html

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Re: The death of IE6
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maybe quark can pick it up and use it for their new ePUP files...    :laugh: :laugh: :laugh:
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Re: The death of IE6
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Now all we need to do is kill off IE 7, 8, & 9.
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Re: The death of IE6
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"IE6 has been the punch line of browser jokes for a while, and we've been as eager as anyone to see it go away."

Then why the fcuk did they develop and release such a POS? :death:

I bet IE6 alone has caused at least 18 web designers to jump from Golden Gate bridge.
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So,  :drunk3: i send the job to the rip with live transparecy (v 1.7 or whatever) and it craps out with a memory error.

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Re: The death of IE6
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"IE6 has been the punch line of browser jokes for a while, and we've been as eager as anyone to see it go away."

Then why the fcuk did they develop and release such a POS? :death:

I bet IE6 alone has caused at least 18 web designers to jump from Golden Gate bridge.


Wish I could have seen that.
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Re: The death of IE6
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"IE6 has been the punch line of browser jokes for a while, and we've been as eager as anyone to see it go away."

Then why the fcuk did they develop and release such a POS? :death:

I bet IE6 alone has caused at least 18 web designers to jump from Golden Gate bridge.


Wish I could have seen that.


Did all 18 jump as a group in a mass suicide?
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Re: The death of IE6
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"IE6 has been the punch line of browser jokes for a while, and we've been as eager as anyone to see it go away."

Then why the fcuk did they develop and release such a POS? :death:

I bet IE6 alone has caused at least 18 web designers to jump from Golden Gate bridge.


Wish I could have seen that.


Did all 18 jump as a group in a mass suicide?


I sure hope so.
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Re: The death of IE6
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Would be nice, eh?
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"As much as I'd like your guns I prefer your buns." - The G

So,  :drunk3: i send the job to the rip with live transparecy (v 1.7 or whatever) and it craps out with a memory error.

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Re: The death of IE6
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Never happen, everybody knows designers aren't that coordinated.
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