Absurd? Yes. Funny? Sometimes. Current? Hardly, but getting better. Useful? Rarely. Oh come on, just try it, you might like it. I say that to my kids a lot. I say things you may or may not agree with, but you can always say what you want too.
The first time I used Firefox I could tell that it was better. When I started downloading the extensions that enhance the superiority of the browser, I knew I would be using it instead of IE whenever I could. It appears I am not alone.
Firefox ad readied as market share increases
Try it, you'll like it. I even started using Thunderbird, the Mozilla email client. I like that too.