Tuesday, April 26, 2005

Hello, Linux?

AMERICAblog reveals that Microsoft has Ralph Reed, the former altar boy (with all that that particular metaphor implies) of Pat Robertson, on retainer as a lobbyist.

This is not the first time the cherubic Karl Rove-wannabe has been on the MSFT payroll — he first worked for them in 1998 — and it raises the question as to whether or not he had a hand in the software giant caving on supporting the gay-rights law up for a vote in the Washington legislature.