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New Mac Commercials

Am I the only one that gets pissed off with these new Mac vs. PC commercials? You know the ones I am talking about right? They look like this:

Yeah, this shit has to stop. This shit is epic misinformation. And of course they can get away with it because nobody “represents” the PC market. It’s too broad. Here is another example:

Apple seems content to make up for their pathetic market share by charging 2 and 3 times fair market value for PC-equivalent hardware. They’re even sporting fucking Intel CPUs now.

Mac is a niche brand. It has good audio/video authoring software. It has a Linux-based operating system. Great. That appeals to, what… 1%? 2%? of the PC market? I’m pulling these numbers out of my ass, of course, but you get the idea.

They’re not better than PCs and I’m offended by advertising that purports them to be that very thing. A more realistic advertisement would go something like this:20060513.jpg