Blog of helios: Linux - Stop holding our kids back
I imagine she tried many things in college. Linux, pot, buttsechs.Mr. Starks, I along with many others tried Linux during college and I assure you, the claims you make are grossly over-stated and hinge on falsehoods.
I'm not a Linux guy, but only because I haven't given it a fair shake on a decent machine.
She's gonna feel a little stupid when she stumbles across all the free shit one can download legally. Of course, she'll probably see that some Linux vendors charge for their distributions and assume they all do.