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Jobs Promised Job For Life, Lawsuit Filed
2012-08-21 14:41:22

Michael Harper for redOrbit.com — Your Universe Online Wayne Goodrich, who claims to have been a “sounding board” for Apple´s late co-founder and CEO Steve Jobs is now suing Apple for wrongful termination. According to Goodrich, Steve Jobs himself had promised him a lifelong position with the Cupertino company. Goodrich now claims he was fired just months after Jobs´ passing for no legitimate reason, despite Jobs´ promise to him. Goodrich´s...


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out-herod
  • In the phrase to out-herod Herod, to be more violent than Herod (as represented in the old mystery plays); hence, to exceed in any excess of evil.
Herod refers to 'Herod the Great,' a Roman client king and 'a madman who murdered his own family and a great many rabbis.' According to the OED, the term is 'chiefly with allusion to Shakespeare's use' in Hamlet.
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