Original Link: http://livewire.talkingpointsmemo.com/entry/dell-says-ceos-shut-it-down-apple-comments

“What would I do? I’d shut it [Apple] down and give the money back to the shareholders,”

Asked about Dell’s comments 16 years later in the context of Dell’s privatization effort, a Dell spokesperson gave TPM the following statement:

“That comment has been taken out of context and is not relevant.”

Kind of convenient..