During his interview this week with ABC, Cook was asked if he was aware of polls from the Pew Research Center and Reuters showing Americans to be firmly divided about whether to support Apple.
“This is not about a poll. This is about the future,” Cook responded. “What I have seen is as people understand what is at stake here, an increasing number support us.”
Later in the interview, he added: “Some things are right and some things are hard and somethings are both. This is one of those.” More.
Reality check: Apple is NOT the People’s Hero! But a a free internet is still at stake. Free people need complex strategies in these times. Unless, of course, we believe that the government will always run our lives in our best interests.
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