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Tuesday, March 18, 2003

VIRUS WRITERS--ALL THEY NEED IS LOVE
Profiling is a tricky business. When it comes to painting a portrait of your typical computer virus writer, though, I guess some things are just obvious. Gee, you mean these rogue programmers are computer geeks that have no lives, no girlfriends and boundless hostility? I never woulda guessed.

I have to echo the sentiments of at least one commentator of this ZDNet article and say that I've never seen the term "chronic lack of girlfriends" put to this use before.