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anonymous:
#MAGA
8:10 pm — Friday, 12 May 2017
To Be Fair:
Why not just support innovation wherever it comes from? Giving money to companies just because they're American seems counterproductive.
11:57 pm — Friday, 12 May 2017
anonymous:
Yes, we must fund innovative cuck breath technology that will be used to employ needy people in Ghana.
2:36 am — Saturday, 13 May 2017
Sebby:
You reckon they'll end up something like [this](http://fortune.com/2014/11/08/apple-told-its-sapphire-supplier-put-on-your-big-boy-pants/)?
8:17 am — Saturday, 13 May 2017
Heinz Gruber:
>Giving money to companies just because they're American seems counterproductive.

Tim Cook is a politician. That's why.
7:02 pm — Saturday, 13 May 2017
@To Be Fair:
American company invests in supply chain in America. Travesty.

Besides, the Chinese supply chain leaks like a sieve. Easier for them to maintain secrecy.
7:54 pm — Saturday, 13 May 2017
Heinz Gruber:
>American company invests in supply chain in America. Travesty.

It's a travesty if it's done for political reasons.
7:55 pm — Saturday, 13 May 2017
anonymous:
> It's a travesty if it's done for political reasons.

why not both? apple has been working with corning for 10 years. if investing in them helps them in future products, and get some political points as well, who gives a shit?
11:11 pm — Saturday, 13 May 2017
anonymous:
and frankly, a billion dollarydoos is pocket change for apple.
11:12 pm — Saturday, 13 May 2017
Who are me?:
Why not give that money to small companies, where the money may be material?
6:15 am — Sunday, 14 May 2017
Heinz Gruber:
>why not both? apple has been working with corning for 10 years. if investing in them helps them in future products, and get some political points as well, who gives a shit?

Agreed, assuming the political points are a mere byproduct and not a deciding factor in the decision making process.
6:45 pm — Sunday, 14 May 2017
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