Trump’s Call for Apple Boycott Opens the Door to Charges of Hypocrisy


Donald Trump‘s call for an Apple boycott over its refusal to cooperate with the FBI kicked off plenty of online accusations of hypocrisy.

Why? Well, it all comes down to Trump’s tweets earlier today:

Oh, and then there’s the fact that amid Trump’s anger at Apple, this was going on:

Now, Trump himself did address the fact that he has an Apple device, and he said he will eventually stop using it. Maybe. Eventually, maybe:

Back in 2013, Trump picked another fight with Apple. This one was over something of equal importance:

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