If you’ve been looking to get a Mac laptop, this is the current version of the cheapest MacBook available.
Keep in mind there’s a $105 mail-in rebate, so your initial cost will be $955 (the article also mentions that the unit is supposed to be in stock until October 1 and the rebate expires 9/30. I’m guessing they honor orders placed before 9/30, but that’s definitely something you’d want to check out.
Message to those Republicans who thought Stephen Colbert was sincerely praising them, when he answered the question “Do you endorse the Pledge to America?” with “I endorse all Republican policies without question.” — Love, Undercover Nun
“So while America’s Republicans turned ‘climate change’ into a four-letter word — J-O-K-E — China’s Communists also turned it into a four-letter word — J-O-B-S.”—
Thomas L. Friedman’s column is one of today’s NYTimes most-emailed. Here’s more:
“There is really no debate about climate change in China,” said Peggy Liu, chairwoman of the Joint U.S.-China Collaboration on Clean Energy, a nonprofit group working to accelerate the greening of China. “China’s leaders are mostly engineers and scientists, so they don’t waste time questioning scientific data.” The push for green in China, she added, “is a practical discussion on health and wealth. There is no need to emphasize future consequences when people already see, eat and breathe pollution every day.”
Oh no. Might we have something to learn from godless communists?