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    Re: Apple holding more cash than USA

    Quote Originally Posted by Serenity View Post
    rename yourself the United States of Apple and figure out a better Operating System to Govern you?
    Okay, admit it, Serenity. Serenity is a sock puppet for Steve Jobs.

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    Re: Apple holding more cash than USA

    Quote Originally Posted by PeteEU View Post
    Actually this shows how much better Apple is in collecting its "taxes" than the US government

    On top of that, Apple does not give massive rebates, give away the products or actually pay people to take their products... the US government does.

    And it helps that Apple does not pay no where near the supposed 32% corporate tax rate that it is suppose to pay according to the GOP.
    You're right, the govt gives away too much.
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    Re: Apple holding more cash than USA

    Quote Originally Posted by PeteEU View Post
    Apple is more Chinese than it is American... far more.
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    Re: Apple holding more cash than USA

    Quote Originally Posted by Lord Tammerlain View Post
    Apple does not manufacture the products with the probable except of the RISC chip it uses for its Ipad

    I expect everything else is contracted out
    If only we could outsource our govt to the chinese.

    I'm sure the rightwingers would love it once we explained that it was being done in the name of economic efficiency.
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