Linked by Thom Holwerda on Tue 30th Nov 2010 23:49 UTC
Apple Now this is interesting. My brand-new MacBook Air 11.6" is at my local Apple retailer because either the SATA part of the logic board or the SSD died mysteriously, and here we have Apple blocking PhotoFast from selling their faster, more spacious replacement drives.
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RE[6]: baseless
by Morgan on Wed 1st Dec 2010 05:23 UTC in reply to "RE[5]: baseless"
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Ok I just realized that I did inadvertently call you a douchebag with that example. It was not meant as a personal attack, I assure you, rather as a real world setting for the situation. I apologize profusely for offending you. In the future I'll refrain from using the pseudonym of the person I'm responding to in an example, whether in a positive or negative light, and carefully consider their highly sensitive feelings.

However, I stand behind my example otherwise. We have to be careful where we draw the line with regard to automatically assuming someone is up to no good, else we risk a reputation for being paranoid or zealous, or at the very least quite silly.

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RE[7]: baseless
by fanboi_fanboi on Wed 1st Dec 2010 16:55 in reply to "RE[6]: baseless"
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When did message board posting become so politically correct?

So you called him a douchebag. So what. If he cries about that and ends up spiraling into depression, he's got deeper issues.

The Pussification of our culture continues.

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RE[8]: baseless
by Morgan on Thu 2nd Dec 2010 05:05 in reply to "RE[7]: baseless"
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Apparently you didn't catch the subtle sarcasm at the end of the first paragraph of my apology. ;)

Honestly though I hadn't intended to call him a douchebag though he probably deserved it. My subconscious must have bubbled to the surface with that reference.

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