Used by people to make them feel special. Everyone who uses Firefox must blatently be king of the Internet because they using a browser whichs needs a million plugins to do everything. You know what else stop spyware? Duh, a completly free spyware program, and not looking at porn all the time.
You use a different browser, well done. Do you want a medal? Your not clever, your not elitist, anyone can download Firefox just like they can IE. Stop saying how great it is and just get on with.
FF user: I'm not using standerd microsoft software, so I must be better than you.
IE user: No, you just saw someone on a forum who appeared to have a slightly better knowledge about computers then you (omgz a haczkors) using Firefox and thought you'd download to fit in. Well Done.
FF user: But what about..
IE user: The crashing all the time? The massive resources needed for the plugins? They both do exactly the same thing, browse the internet. Get over yourself.