In reality, as he wrote, MS Gadgets would dominate the Desktop, we must admit that. He wrote several proposals, along with the picture of Chaals' presentation with mobile phone at conference, which is so wonderful.
Especially at "how do opera widgets win teh interweb?" section, people at Opera should think them, without any jokes. Yes, he never wrote a jokes, at least this time, I think. I talked to him on opera irc and met him at jp.opera, when I visited Friday Beer Time:beer: last month.