I received some responses on my Passport article.

It’s sort of interesting that the only person who defended Passport was a 10-year Microsoft employee — a person who I know, trust, like, and respect, but who, I’m afraid to say, has been living in Redmond too long to see things the way the rest of the world sees them.

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