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hamerfan Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Aug-25-11 05:23 AM
Response to Reply #66
69. RIP, Andy!
And best of luck to Steve.
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  -Steve Jobs Resigns as CEO of Apple cal04  Aug-24-11 05:41 PM   #0 
  - Ohhh... not good...  hlthe2b   Aug-24-11 05:45 PM   #1 
  - Awww shit.  jannyk   Aug-24-11 05:57 PM   #2 
  - The rare CEO: a driving force for quality  Auggie   Aug-24-11 06:06 PM   #3 
  - An ilegend nt  hang a left   Aug-24-11 06:07 PM   #4 
  - Apple says Steve Jobs resigning as CEO  CountAllVotes   Aug-24-11 06:07 PM   #5 
  - more on this subject here:  CountAllVotes   Aug-24-11 06:07 PM   #6 
  - Reading between the lines, I wish him all the best  CreekDog   Aug-24-11 06:07 PM   #8 
  - Probably still fighting cancer. If so. best wishes to him.  demosincebirth   Aug-24-11 06:07 PM   #10 
  - Doomed I tell you. Doomed. nt  Confusious   Aug-24-11 06:07 PM   #7 
  - Warning  SixthSense   Aug-24-11 06:07 PM   #9 
  - Nervous Nellies. It will cool down once the initial shock  alfredo   Aug-24-11 06:22 PM   #16 
  - True, now if he was leaving entirely then they might be in trouble  cstanleytech   Aug-24-11 09:43 PM   #58 
     - It hasn't come as a surprise to anyone. We knew the day  alfredo   Aug-24-11 10:34 PM   #62 
        - Knowing and being able to actually deal with it are two different things though.  cstanleytech   Aug-24-11 11:51 PM   #67 
           - They say Cook has the toughness needed.  alfredo   Aug-25-11 12:38 AM   #68 
  - Big(ger) selling products coming in the next couple of months, so no.  onehandle   Aug-24-11 06:24 PM   #18 
  - And how many times did industry "analysts" predict Apple's doom in the last 30 years?  begin_within   Aug-24-11 09:05 PM   #55 
     - The company did come close to going under though before Jobs came back.  cstanleytech   Aug-24-11 09:44 PM   #59 
  - currently down $20 a share  rdking647   Aug-24-11 07:06 PM   #32 
     - You and me both.  former9thward   Aug-24-11 08:34 PM   #51 
  - Thanks for everything, Steve. It's pretty clear between this and the pushed up  NYC Liberal   Aug-24-11 06:07 PM   #11 
  - Is Gore still on their board? I bet he was the one behind  alfredo   Aug-24-11 06:28 PM   #19 
  - He sure is :)  NYC Liberal   Aug-24-11 06:43 PM   #27 
     - Good. Gore knows all the right people, and is respected  alfredo   Aug-24-11 06:46 PM   #29 
        - Amen. I get so angry thinking about how we could have had  NYC Liberal   Aug-24-11 06:49 PM   #30 
           - Distant memory?  Ruby the Liberal   Aug-24-11 07:21 PM   #41 
              - Crawford Dog Catcher.  NYC Liberal   Aug-24-11 07:26 PM   #42 
  - I hpoe he finds the peace he needs but  neoconn   Aug-24-11 07:20 PM   #40 
     - I disagree. Tim Cook has basically been running the company the  NYC Liberal   Aug-24-11 07:29 PM   #43 
  - Duplicate LBN Post.  jannyk   Aug-24-11 06:07 PM   #12 
  - End of an era ...  frazzled   Aug-24-11 06:07 PM   #13 
  - A job well done Steve.  Seedersandleechers   Aug-24-11 06:11 PM   #14 
  - Tim Cook will take over. Tim Cook is more than capable, and will  alfredo   Aug-24-11 06:20 PM   #15 
  - This also makes the most powerful CEO in the world, a gay man.  onehandle   Aug-24-11 06:33 PM   #22 
     - Alright!  alfredo   Aug-24-11 06:38 PM   #24 
  - The worlds most successful CEO is of Arab decent, a staunch liberal, non-Christian, arugula eating  onehandle   Aug-24-11 06:22 PM   #17 
  - Also smart enough not to run for office.  NYC Liberal   Aug-24-11 06:29 PM   #20 
  - last time Jobs left, and Robert Amelio took over  ixion   Aug-24-11 06:32 PM   #21 
  - Heh. Bookmarked. See you in a year. nt  onehandle   Aug-24-11 06:36 PM   #23 
  - k  ixion   Aug-24-11 07:14 PM   #36 
  - Tim Cook knows more than sugar water. He's worked hand  alfredo   Aug-24-11 06:42 PM   #26 
  - Jobs has the vision that has made Apple what it is  ixion   Aug-24-11 07:16 PM   #38 
     - Jobs couldn't have made his vision real without Ive and his  alfredo   Aug-24-11 10:37 PM   #63 
  - Thank you, Rip van Winkle.  Dappleganger   Aug-24-11 07:07 PM   #35 
  - hey, get off my beard!  ixion   Aug-24-11 07:14 PM   #37 
  - Tim Cook has been groomed by Jobs for years  DissedByBush   Aug-24-11 09:26 PM   #57 
  - grooming doesn't create vision  ixion   Aug-24-11 10:02 PM   #61 
  - Wall Street expects smooth transition from Steve Jobs to Tim Cook  onehandle   Aug-24-11 10:59 PM   #65 
     - uh, so you trust Wall St., eh?  ixion   Aug-25-11 03:26 PM   #70 
  - Steve you did good things.  Javaman   Aug-24-11 06:41 PM   #25 
  - Dozens of Apple interns will no longer fear for their careers when they get on the elevator!  htuttle   Aug-24-11 06:44 PM   #28 
  - I better get my resume in order. n/t  bluedigger   Aug-24-11 07:03 PM   #31 
  - So sorry to hear this, but not surprising.  Dappleganger   Aug-24-11 07:06 PM   #33 
  - One of the Most Creative and Innovative Entrepreneurs  fascisthunter   Aug-24-11 07:07 PM   #34 
  - Not to be ghoulish, but...  RevStPatrick   Aug-24-11 07:17 PM   #39 
  - I worked there during the Scully years. Things got ugly.  Amerigo Vespucci   Aug-24-11 07:37 PM   #44 
  - Hopefully he's well... otherwise ehh... I don't care about corporations.  Fearless   Aug-24-11 07:45 PM   #45 
  - One of the few who put product before profits and reaped record profits as a result.  Kablooie   Aug-24-11 07:49 PM   #46 
  - 'Jobss greatest creation isnt any Apple product. It is Apple itself.'  onehandle   Aug-24-11 07:50 PM   #47 
  - +1 n/t  catzies   Aug-24-11 08:11 PM   #49 
  - Not good news...Pancreatic cancer is, like most cancers, nasty.  SoapBox   Aug-24-11 07:50 PM   #48 
  - Damn  tawadi   Aug-24-11 08:14 PM   #50 
  - A Steve Jobs Retrospective  cal04   Aug-24-11 08:51 PM   #52 
  - Godspeed Mr. Jobs.  RoccoR5955   Aug-24-11 08:55 PM   #53 
  - Steve Jobs Is The Last of a Disappearing Breed of CEOs  Yavin4   Aug-24-11 09:01 PM   #54 
  - Other than the suicides at Foxconn...  SHRED   Aug-24-11 09:18 PM   #56 
  - Thank you, Steve. My first Apple was the 512 Mac.  Jakes Progress   Aug-24-11 09:46 PM   #60 
  - This is very sad. Before Apple was big, he actually responded to an email that I  glinda   Aug-24-11 10:58 PM   #64 
  - Can't help but think of Andy Stephenson and my MIL  eridani   Aug-24-11 11:25 PM   #66 
     - RIP, Andy!  hamerfan   Aug-25-11 05:23 AM   #69 

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