Short bio: Computer Scientist, FOSS supporter (read more)
Tux Machines (TM)-specific
Why should you dump Windows for Linux?
Well, there's Microsoft's security-hole-of-the-month-club, which far too many people have got compliants about.
And then there's the WMF (Windows Metafile Format) hole.
This may turn out to be the root cause of the worst Windows security problem ever.
I know what some of you are thinking: "Oh that sjvn, he's just a Linux fan. He'll use every chance he gets to take a potshot at Windows."