[PLUG-TALK] Bypassing Bellevue Microsoft
dick at dicksteffens.com
Wed Sep 4 08:13:56 PDT 2019
On 9/3/19 10:08 PM, Keith Lofstrom wrote:
> In three weeks, we travel to Bellevue WA, my wife for a
> conference and me for the libraries at the University of
> Washington (best on the west coast, IMHO, and friendly
> to Oregonians).
> I will travel between the Bellevue Marriot and UW on
> the bus; the Bellevue transit center is two blocks north.
> In between is Microsoft headquarters. Google maps sends
> me two blocks west, seemingly to avoid walking past it:
> In case it looks different to you, a screenshot here:
I had no trouble with the first link, but the second link goes to:
which has a green bar across the top and says http.com may be for sale.
I tried editing out the .com but Firefox puts it back in.
Editing out http.com// returns "Hmm. We're having trouble finding that site"
Putting in only "keithl.com/AvoidMicrosoft returns a screen that says,
"THIS CONTENT IS NOT AVAILABLE IN YOUR COUNTRY" in a font resembling
Finally, wiki.keithl.com/AvoidMicrosoft works.
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