Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 29th Sep 2009 08:50 UTC
Apple The European Union has stated today that it is taking the "exploding" iPhone issues very, very seriously. EU consumer watchdog Meglena Kuneva has explained that if national authorities find out that manufacturing faults are the cause of the issue, the iPhone will face an EU-wide recall.
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RE[2]: Watch your language please!
by Almindor on Wed 30th Sep 2009 06:52 UTC in reply to "RE: Watch your language please!"
Almindor
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2006-01-16

I disagree with you here. While the definition itself doesn't hold a negative meaning, labeling someone a "watchdog" implies (to me at least) that they are overprotective and the "dog" in the name can also bring associations to being less than human. All in all a negativistic portreyal and I also thought at first that Thom didn't agree with her and thought she's way over her head with this.

Calling her an overseer or such would be much more better if it was ment to be a compliment.

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