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Introducing Windows Server® 2008 by The Microsoft Windows Server Team, Mitch Tulloch

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One Last Thing—Humor

You’ve probably noticed by now that this chapter is written with a fairly light tone. After all, I’m a geek, so my wife usually doesn’t find the jokes I tell to be funny, right? (I’m being ironic actually and using "my wife" as a literary device here, but please don’t tell her in case she’s offended by this usage.) (More irony.)

OK, so maybe I’m not the most slapstick kind of guy. And why add humor, anyway, to a serious book about a serious product developed by a serious company like Microsoft? Well, apart from the fact that Microsoft can poke fun at itself sometimes (search the Internet for the "Microsoft IPod" video and you’ll see what I mean), the main reason I’ve tried to use humor is to better engage you, the reader. Yes, ...

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