Since I'm in Microsoft Hell, once again today, with p-dog's computer, there is this:
IE8 was released last Thursday and by Sunday, it had managed to garner a 2.59 percent market share that has since then fell steadily to reach 1.86 percent by Monday. Most dedicated IE users seem to have downgraded to the now reliable and stable IE7. -Techtree
Apparently, there is a known exploit, that is frustrated with VISTA, but not XP ... (Computer World).
How many hours of your life have you 'donated' to Microsoft?