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Thursday, October 6, 2011

Rest in Peace Mr. Jobs

Yesterday, I had heard that Steve Jobs had died. My first response was,"who's he?" I had never heard the name before, and couldn't understand the media attention. Then, I listened and watched the commentaries, the stories of his life, and the amazing things he had done. I had no idea. I heard him compared to Edison and Einstein. One of the greatest inventors of our time. I had no idea that not only was he a co-founder of Apple, but he also was the mastermind behind Pixar.
Pancreatic cancer took a great man. He brought technology to the world with his genius and determination. Steve, you will be missed. Rest in peace.


Pearl said...

I had no idea either? thanks for the enlightenment! Amazing what he accomplished. Love, Pearl

Catherine said...

He did indeed have a creative and inventive mind.
He truly will be missed.
xo Catherine

Diane said...

Very nice post Laurie. I probably would not have known if my husband wasn't such a news buff, I can't help but hear everything. Hugs, Diane

Colleen - the AmAzINg Mrs. B said...

It just goes to show that no matter how famous, or how much money you have - this horrible disease {cancer} can and does affect anyone and everyone..God's speed, Steve Jobs..