"This is a column I've hesitated to write. Not because I revere Sony or anything like that. But I was afraid I'd sort of overdone the whole 10-things-I-hate concept, having already knocked out three of them--for the PSP, the Xbox 360, and HD DVD. However, in response to my last column, which covered my conspiracy against HD DVD, several readers requested--or, in some cases, demanded--that the PS3 get the hate treatment. And so, by popular demand, I've capitulated."