Apple Firestorm Leads Artist To Change His Show

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Apple firestorm leads artist to change his show
Associated Press
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Updated 02:30 p.m., Saturday, March 17, 2012
Daisey admitted Friday to taking shortcuts in crafting an often harrowing tale about Apple operations in China after the veracity of his one-man theatrical show was challenged by a public radio program that had based a broadcast on his work.

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