Skype for Linux has just reached 2.0 status, bringing to it free video calling (interoperable with Mac and PC users) and other features that we've seen on other platforms already. Does it bring free video chats with a hot blonde called Tricia McMillan? We'd totally switch to Linux for that. [Skype]
Indeed - it sounds like a dig at Trillian (the IM client's) somewhat flaky/non-existent video chat, via the Hitchhiker's reference.
Just like Winamp used to have little digs at Sonique in their about box.
These crazy programmer kids and their software rivalries...