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UK House of Commons split over battery issue

“The House of Commons is split this morning over issues surrounding the battery life of Apple’s iPod, with two MPs offering their support to Apple following concerns raised over the limited lifespan of the iPod’s rechargeable batteries.”

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1

Split?  Ridiculous.  Let’s bring every Li-Ion product to legislature… then they’ll laugh them away as they come!

Apple has provided several options to rectify this issue… (soon to come to the UK)... let it go!

Posted by azdude_15gb on January 23, 2004 at 8:49 AM (PDT)

2

next up on the house of commons agenda: figuring out an easier way to tie your shoes. 

Posted by dave on January 23, 2004 at 11:11 AM (PDT)

3

was this the same group that released the funniest joke in the world a few years back?

Posted by ikelleigh on January 23, 2004 at 11:46 AM (PDT)

4

Ha ha ha….I’m so glad that I don’t pay taxes (as a student)...I’d hate to think I was paying these idiots wages.

Posted by pomegranate on January 23, 2004 at 12:31 PM (PDT)

5

Good to see tax money are well spent

Posted by dsff on January 23, 2004 at 12:34 PM (PDT)

6

Oh my God - I can’t believe the government are getting involved in this. No doubt Labour will be declassifying the iPod battery to category C while the Conservativesw will state that when they are back in power, they will immediately reclassify iPod batteries back to category B where they belong!

Posted by Jay on January 23, 2004 at 1:30 PM (PDT)

7

Hey, the US government is spending $1.5B on promoting marriage.  See you tax dollar at work.

Posted by Xeno on January 23, 2004 at 9:58 PM (PDT)

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