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John Hodgman, PC in Apple's Mac Ads, Admits to Being a Loyal Apple Customer

Even the Guy Who Plays a PC Is a Mac

I've outed John Hodgman before for being an iPhone user (scandal), and I have heard rumblings that he is not, in fact, a PC user. Now I've got it straight from the horse's mouth!

He recently came clean and admitted his devotion to Apple:

"I play a PC only on television. I've used Macs since 1984. When I was a kid, I talked my dad into getting the very first Mac and I've been loyal to the brand ever since."

Yep, I think he's my favorite tech star!

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ThePerfectScore ThePerfectScore 9 years
Yeah he gets his paychecks from Apple. no surprise, why would he use a machine that he gets paid to make fun of
HipMom HipMom 9 years
I think Mac are great for typesetting, but for everything else I'll stick to my pc, thank you. No flaming please!
frogandprince frogandprince 9 years
Well it wouldn't make sense for him to help max advertise, or to make fun of PCs, if he wasn't a mac user...
darlene darlene 9 years
I knew this already
carlabunnie carlabunnie 9 years
This guy is sooo funny. He did a segment on This American Life, and i was on the floor laughing.
devils devils 9 years
lol MissMarisol! I think that story's awesome haha.
MissMarisol MissMarisol 9 years
Once you go MAC, you never go back...LMAO!
hkmarks hkmarks 9 years
Traitor! Deceiver! Although, I have to admit, the only reason I don't like Macs is because I've used a PC since I was 8 and the first 3 Macs I ever used (which belonged to other people) were ancient, slow, confusing things that didn't make any noise to let you know if they were working or not and didn't have any games. Also, I like to upgrade compy innards. They're pretty, but I am a tinkerer and they are not for me.
fiori fiori 9 years
Psssssh... I already knew this. He talked on "This American Life" and described his experience when entering the Apple store.
Angelica Angelica 9 years
erinsugar erinsugar 9 years
But what about Justin Long?
emo_stacer emo_stacer 9 years
we knew it all along ;)
glam-sugar glam-sugar 9 years
That's very cool! :)
Performita Performita 9 years
syako syako 9 years
he reminds me of Dwight Shrute.
Taadie Taadie 9 years
He is the readon I love those commercials. Hes just so darned adorable.
kcwebgirl kcwebgirl 9 years
of course he's a mac guy. those are apple commercials so it would be dumb for him not to have a mac.
MrsSchmitt MrsSchmitt 9 years
Well he does get PAID by Apple!
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