Actually, it makes me sad that these people can't figure it out. They are the ones spewing fud throughout the universe that it's not working.
Their incompetence could potentially spell disaster if MS really did take wind of the matter and believed we wanted to go backwards in technology.
Just look at the debacle with the X-Box and elimination of family sharing. If I wanted to drive somewhere to trade a disc, I would've invested in Blockbuster.