Linked by Thom Holwerda on Wed 31st Aug 2011 20:31 UTC
Apple "My neighbor, Steve Jobs, has been in the news lately. The talk of the town is the recent announcement he will be stepping aside to let other seeds grow at Apple. The business press, the general press, the blogosphere, and just about everybody else has waxed poetic about the 'greatest CEO of all time' saying that this 'boy wonder' has shaped the very nature of our lives with his genius. It's all true, but here in Palo Alto, Steve Jobs isn't just an icon, he's also the guy who lives down the street." I like stories that put a human being behind a public figure. As much as I dislike Apple's recent policies, Jobs is still just a regular person, like all of us. It's easy to forget that when you're sitting behind a glass desk 4000 kilometres away.
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RE[3]: Just regular guys
by Laurence on Mon 5th Sep 2011 10:52 UTC in reply to "RE[2]: Just regular guys"
Laurence
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2007-03-26

Actually in his own words he turned vegetarian after visiting a kosher slaughter yard where they forced the animals to slowly bleed to death. If that is true (that he did) i do not know. But that is the way kosher meat is done.

Why would he even visit a kosher slaughterhouse given his stance on Jews?

I'm confused ;)

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