You probably know about the pending launch of Windows 7, and the campaign by Microsoft to get people to have 'launch parties'. And you may know about this video:
The reaction around the web has been pretty snarky (I like this example). When I talked to the missus about this, she said we should host one with only non-Windows machines. And Open Office has gotten very good if you want to abandon Microsoft.
But really: Is Microsoft aiming to become to Glen Beck of industry or what?