> But some major competitors were portrayed more vividly. "One company was
> described as a handsome, slick, GQ kind of guy who lives in a penthouse
> and cheats on his wife," says an H-P spokeswoman. "A third company was
> described as an older guy who had a heart attack. He's eating better
> now, exercising, taking long walks, working hard to recover." H-P
> declined to reveal those companies.
> [* Does anyone seriously believe that these are two companies are not
> Apple and IBM? - dan *]
It depends on who was in their focus groups. Oracle, for instance, is
very definitely a handsome, slick, GQ kind of guy who would cheat on
his wife if he had ever managed to convince anyone to marry him in the
Actually, that's Larry. But is there really a difference?