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This article was published on September 8, 2009

    Apple couldn’t pay for this kind of coverage.

    Apple couldn’t pay for this kind of coverage.
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    This should bring a smile to the faces of Apple’s board and fan boys. In front of thousands of people at an American football game, a TUAW reader being one of them, the entire computer system embarrassingly shut up shop.

    “…they had a breakdown on the scoreboard screens: first, the screens went blank, then displayed some odd ASCII gibberish, then announced to the assembled crowd that things weren’t going so well in Microsoft land..”

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    Enjoyed that you Apple fanboy?!? You might also want to check out “The Blue Screen of Death Tattoo” and the Blue Screen of Mac which proves that Macs can screw up publicly too.