The ad itself, which can still be accessed via Google's cache, pushes the value of Windows XP's flexibility and the wide availability of cheap hardware. I couldn't resist a smile when I read this particular line:
To my surprise, the process of switching was as easy as the marketing hype had promised. I was up and running in less than one day, Girl Scout's honor.What was that about marketing hype and honor? I have nothing against Microsoft running its own "switch" campaign (or maybe they should call it "stay") but they should have at least run a real photo and found someone to write up a testimonial who didn't have to be paid.