dvduval - 5:18 am on Jul 24, 2004 (gmt 0)
...because he didn't fit in a culture emphasizing youth and energy.
1) Could also be because he was old and slow.
2) Or spending too much time getting free massages by the Google staff maseuse.
3) Or maybe he found out about the plan to release the RS-5 Googlebot in 2035.