It'e 'so' comporting that Sinofsky is gone and the guy who has lead us nowhere for over 10 years, continues to be a fixation. Prediction, as long as the bald guy remains in charge, we are going nowhere fast.
Ballmar keeps laying the blame on others. Many smart folks in the Puget Sound area are abandoning ship and leaving Microsoft for more ethical and saner companies.
He'd best make a graceful exist before he is punted out or leaves in disgrace after taking the company down to the basement.
Again, you've also described Barry perfectly...and, like Barry, Ballmer still has a lot of people who are too stupid to see his incompetence.
Kinda like how the US is going as long as Barry Obumphk and the She-Beast are in the White House.