I posted on a certain other forum a while back on this subject, saying that when you open the prefpane for Exposé, you should see something like:
(And that's if
there are enough people who, for some reason, like the new style to justify even keeping it as an option at all.)
I shudder to think where Apple's quality control is headed. MobileMe, iPod shuffle with no controls, ever-mounting hardware complaints for pretty much every laptop model, Time Capsules, and now Snow Leopard, which in many dire and important ways is shaping up to be Apple's Vista, right when they most need to be hitting a home run instead. It seems to be getting worse and worse.