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http://money.cnn.com/2007/07/05/tech...rss_topstories
"Microsoft will take a $1B charge due to an 'unacceptable' number of repairs under an extended warranty program."
    
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Originally Posted by zacbrain View Post
http://money.cnn.com/2007/07/05/tech...rss_topstories
"Microsoft will take a $1B charge due to an 'unacceptable' number of repairs under an extended warranty program."
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And Bill reaches into his wallet. Problem solved.
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PATHETIC. It should be a lot more... and it should go straight to our tax refund.
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PATHETIC. It should be a lot more... and it should go straight to our tax refund.
***'s it gotta do with your taxes *****. He gets paid by people who buy windows, xboxs and Zunes....not from taxes...ahahaha
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And Bill reaches into his wallet. Problem solved.
More like his bag of change... he probably considers 100s toilet paper.
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post #7 of 35
Reality check:

Bill Gates doesn't have to do with any of it. He's just a regular salaried employee, essentially retired, not having to work at Microsoft any longer. That said, Microsoft as a business whole picks up the tab for that, not Bill or any single individual.
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Its this cool thing we like to call sarcasm.
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***'s it gotta do with your taxes *****. He gets paid by people who buy windows, xboxs and Zunes....not from taxes...ahahaha
It should be put into our tax return, because we waste money on their faulty products!
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Its this cool thing we like to call sarcasm.
Sarcasm doesn't tend to travel so well over the internet. It usually just makes you sound less educated then you are.

I suggest the /sarcasm tag for next time.
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