I just wish more people would say 'perhaps I should try KDE'. My opnion: more eye candy, more options, more stability and it just isn't that different on resources. And KDE 4.10 will be out in about 3 weeks.
i5 3570k, ASRock z77 Extreme 4, 8 Gb Ripjaws 1600, Antec 430w psu, HVR 1600 tv tuner, custom case- marble top, oak face. Carver & DCM Time Window sound system. Mint 14 KDE.