TOP TEN REASONS MICROSOFT INVESTED $150 MILLION IN APPLE
10. Bill Gates found spare change in his trousers 9. First and last month's rent on empty office space in Cupertino 8. Fee: Steve Jobs to give charisma lessons to Microsoft CEO 7. Two words: Rhapsody 98 6. Small price to pay for world domination 5. Bill to Larry: I own you now, too 4. Jobs and Woz threw in a signed Apple I as part of the deal 3. Best way to assure Gates a starring role in next Pixar animated feature 2. Easier than bribing entire Justice Department 1. Strategic move: Apple users now hate Jobs more than Gates
I take old Starbucks Drink Cups and turn them into Lamps
The warm panels are made from melting down old Starbucks drink cups, but it looks and feels like mica or some organic material. The wood in the lampshade and base is pulled from our 100 year old house in Astoria Oregon during a remodel, and it all comes together for a beautiful, classic look.
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