Chris is having an IE problem, which looks like it’s a regression from a recent IE patch that causes small GIF images to disappear, or something. I haven’t used IE enough lately to be able to experience this myself.
Naturally, the post has attracted comments encouraging a switch to Firefox, but one anonymous comment was on the lines of:
Nobody uses Microsoft anymore. Get yourself a Mac or use Linux.
Riiiight. At least 95% of computers in the world use Windows. I wouldn’t exactly call that “nobody”.