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    Dr Herbie

    , Proton2 wrote

    Microsoft should increase prices throughout the world to match Australia's prices. Logically, that should also make Labor MP Ed Husic happy as well.

    Which is what has just happened in Europe with driver's insurance -- some guy took the insurance companies to court because female drivers had lower premiums (presumably based on actuarial data) and the courts judged that this was unfair Perplexed The insurance companies were told to make the premiums the same, to they've raised premiums for female drivers to match those of male drivers.