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Interesting perspective on Apple-related suicide in China

author198 Jul 27, 2009

from People’s Daily Online, which is essentially the government perspective. The article walks a fine line by both calling the deceased a thief and saying that the death was an inevitable result of the corrosive system of capitalism.

Also, call me crazy but I doubt this is, as the article claims, a prototype of the 4th generation iPhone:

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