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It breaks my heart seeing so many people talk about intelligence. It's not intelligence that matters, it's sense (and experience). Highly intelligent people often fall for scams that 10 high school dropouts wouldn't. My mother is a reasonably computer literate R.N. yet I had to reformat her machine after she fell for a scam. I'd be much less worried about my dad if he used a computer (which he doesn't).

Also, on the Windows vs. Linux debate, a significant number of programs break if you're not running Windows as admin. I just installed Bitdefender and you can't do things like shut down protection to see if it broke something that was working fine if your account isn't admin. Nobody calls this out one Windows. Any programmed who did this on Linux would be hailed as the heir to the throne of idiots.

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