The truth about Steve Ballmer

It’s been a big week for Microsoft CEO Steve Ballmer, what with the launch of Windows 8 and all that.

It’s certainly been a better week than he’s had lately, what with Forbes magazine calling him the most disastrous CEO in the US, and Vanity Fair saying he has been responsible for Microsoft’s “lost decade”.

But Downtime can exclusively reveal the real reason for Microsoft’s leadership problem. Take a look at the photos below, taken at the Windows 8 launch, and it tells you everything you need to know:

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Steve Ballmer with a new Surface tablet         Uncle Fester from the Addams Family

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