Yesterday I mentioned how Digg was aflutter (8000+ diggs) over the image of a student getting detention for using Firefox. Slashdot confirmed it was a hoax.
There’s marketing and there’s marketing. 5000+ Digg’s later (and climbing), still going strong. Some Digg users left some great comments (as always).
Thanks to Big Spring School District for this one.
Image mirrored from Upload Geek.
Update: See follow up. It’s a hoax.
This morning I saw Benjamin Smedberg wrote:
I wonder how many other people might have no clue that their applications are incredibly out of date.
Ironically I ran across the following photo on Digg today, which I mirrored since those free image hosting sites tend to remove images linked on Digg pretty quickly:
Seems by 2.0, the problem of not noticing updates if fixed. I guess that bug can be marked as “FIXED”.