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Apple Takes Pity on Husband Denied iPad 2 By His Wife!

Discussion in 'Apple iPad News' started by Maura, Mar 21, 2011.

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    This is such a cute story, I really hope it’s true! A source close to Apple told MacRumors about how Apple has been carefully monitoring all iPad 2 returns since launch, just to make sure that there are no major defects or repeated customer concerns that need addressing. Basically Apple staffers are looking at every returned iPad and seeing why it was returned and checking out the problem. The returned iPad 2s usually have a note on them briefly explaining why they were returned, but one particular note caught the eye, and the imagination, when it arrived at Apple. This iPad 2 was not returned because it was faulty, oh no! The note that came with the iPad simply said, “Wife said noâ€! According to MacRumors’ source, two Apple VPs were so taken with this that they sent the man in question a free iPad 2, with a note attached reading “Apple said yesâ€!

    Source: iPad 2: Wife Says No, but Apple Says Yes - Mac Rumors
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    oh how sweet of apple, mushy.
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    That's a nice story.
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    Nice story. More sap in it than a Maple tree.

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    Nice story and I am sure this will not repeat :D
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    Love it!! Stupid woman. I bet she wanted to spend the money on shoes. Hope her reasons were legitimate.
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    He'd have been better off reselling it for a profit. (Wouldn't that make the ball-and-chain happier.)
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    I think of the cost of that one iPad and the value of all the PR this brings in. I should go work for Apple. I love business plays like that.

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    Lol, may be dress rather than shoes ;)
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    I would have kept it...to hell with what the wife thinks.
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    I agree! I never tell my husband what to buy; what right has she to do that? Has this story been published anywhere in newspapers or the media?
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    great story! Good to hear things like this happen, just brightens up someones day.
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    Dear Porshe

    I really, really want a 911 but my wife says no
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    lol
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    Dear DLCrouch

    Please return wife and all packaging.
    Will send Porshe by return.
    Please stipulate Black or White model.
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    I do have to agree with another post...odds are the wife is the type that wouldn't hesitate to piss away money on something useless like shoes, handbags, jewelry...etc.
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