Re: Oh really?
That rare breed of Microsoft developers developing for a platform with such a small user base and little uptake amongst business and consumers? Hmm...
As per my comment, they have very little choice - good luck going out on a limb by proposing the use of a non-Microsoft language or framework on a Microsoft platform.
The widespread use of something doesn't necessarily equate with it being a "hit", just as death isn't exactly a hit with the living. Some things are just... unavoidable.