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Drale Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Thu Dec-16-10 09:44 PM
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2. For a very long time Micheal Jackson owned alot of the Beatles Songs
and he refused to allow the CDs to be sold. They released all the CD's not to long ago and now they are on I-tunes.
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  -What's with the Beatle Ads produced by Apple about?? BlueJazz  Dec-16-10 09:41 PM   #0 
  - If you don't get it then I don't know how it can be explained to you. n/t  elocs   Dec-16-10 09:43 PM   #1 
  - Oh...I think I can explain it. Apple (as usual) tries to act like their products are "IN" and ...  BlueJazz   Dec-16-10 09:58 PM   #6 
     - Well it IS advertizing.  nolabear   Dec-16-10 10:46 PM   #18 
  - For a very long time Micheal Jackson owned alot of the Beatles Songs  Drale   Dec-16-10 09:44 PM   #2 
  - No, that wasn't it...  brooklynite   Dec-16-10 10:12 PM   #10 
  - It's more about Apple branding than it is about music sales.  Occam Bandage   Dec-16-10 09:44 PM   #3 
  - It's about milking the last few drops out of an aging cash cow  toddaa   Dec-16-10 09:54 PM   #4 
  - You have to watch the commercial back wards....  WCGreen   Dec-16-10 09:56 PM   #5 
  - LOLOLOLOLOLOL!!!!  WiffenPoof   Dec-16-10 11:03 PM   #23 
  - Psst...  WillyT   Dec-16-10 09:58 PM   #7 
  - Probably (32) but I've got every Beatle song ever recorded...  BlueJazz   Dec-16-10 10:02 PM   #8 
     - LOL !!! - My First Album Was "Meet The Beatles" In 1964  WillyT   Dec-16-10 10:30 PM   #13 
        - I guess I've just never "Got" itunes and buying one song at a time when...  BlueJazz   Dec-16-10 10:45 PM   #17 
        - Guess I'll have to buy the White Album again...  pokerfan   Dec-17-10 12:37 AM   #30 
  - the beatles record company (apple corps) and apple had YEARS of disputes  La Lioness Priyanka   Dec-16-10 10:03 PM   #9 
  - Maybe...but why download from Itunes when Bearshare is only 10 bucks a month..  BlueJazz   Dec-16-10 10:21 PM   #11 
     - You have to pay ten bucks a month for some peer-to-peer "free pirated shit" software?  AlabamaLibrul   Dec-16-10 10:23 PM   #12 
     - It's not software...(I get software for free...) 's songs and they're clean and...  BlueJazz   Dec-16-10 10:37 PM   #15 
        - You pay to pirate. That's like grade-A sucker material, right there.  Occam Bandage   Dec-16-10 10:48 PM   #19 
           - It's worth it to me. 10 bucks is nothing when I have a supply of songs anytime I want them.  BlueJazz   Dec-16-10 11:38 PM   #26 
     - you asked why it was being advertised as a big deal, i answered  La Lioness Priyanka   Dec-16-10 10:32 PM   #14 
        - ...oh..I wasn't knocking you. I've got a Mac but the ipad...mmm..don't know..  BlueJazz   Dec-16-10 10:41 PM   #16 
           - it was a family gift to me for my birthday (my parents, lisa, lisa's parent, siblings(  La Lioness Priyanka   Dec-16-10 10:54 PM   #21 
  - They're trying to target the seven people who still haven't downloaded the Beatles catalog  Lyric   Dec-16-10 10:54 PM   #20 
  - Beatles cash grab  thelordofhell   Dec-16-10 11:00 PM   #22 
  - I'm A Little Confused By The Question...  WiffenPoof   Dec-16-10 11:07 PM   #24 
  - That's fine and I understand. I like them but that's as far as it goes.  BlueJazz   Dec-16-10 11:46 PM   #28 
  - I agree. Doesn't everyone already have the Beatles cds?? You just put it in your computer  cbdo2007   Dec-16-10 11:11 PM   #25 
  - Nope. I just have my original vinyls. CD quality was pretty iffy for a while.  REP   Dec-16-10 11:43 PM   #27 
     - Did you know that there is now a record player that you can attach to your computer?  CraftyGal   Dec-17-10 01:36 AM   #33 
        - Yup! They're way cool!  REP   Dec-17-10 02:18 AM   #34 
           - Thanks we thought so.  CraftyGal   Dec-17-10 01:53 PM   #36 
  - Lots of kids have never bought a CD, and won't buy them.  gmoney   Dec-17-10 12:10 AM   #29 
  - As long as it helps the bottom line, corporate behemoths will always exploit art.  Frank Booth   Dec-17-10 12:38 AM   #31 
  - It has to do with the long feud over the symbol of the Granny Smith Apple.  Rex   Dec-17-10 12:41 AM   #32 
  - ...well and a few other things but yeah  REP   Dec-17-10 02:21 AM   #35 
  - Because the pissing contest is finally over  jmowreader   Dec-18-10 04:20 AM   #37 

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