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You can explore urban myths about the origin and placement of Apple’s apple at

http://urbanlegends.about.com/b/2012/06/23/the-legend-of-the-apple-logo.htm and

http://www.wired.com/gadgetlab/2012/05/upside-down-apple-logo/

But the left-right flip is even more telling than the up-down issue, which was finally resolved.

I bet the flipped version of the apple was not even considered.  Would you find this apple appetizing? Optimistic? Sympathetic? Appealing? Friendly?  Future oriented?  Steve Jobs, who was a student and avid practitioner of calligraphy and a fanatic about visual accessibility, would never have sketched this version.  Would you?!

Yet, there it is, same information.  Same factual, leafed, bitten apple.

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