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Doonesbury: 'It looks like a limp iPad'

June 22, 2010: 8:48 AM ET

Will a generation raised on computers ever appreciate the wonders of a printed newspaper?

Copyright ©2010 G.B. Trudeau

Apple's (AAPL) iPad is the punchline in Tuesday's Doonesbury by Gary Trudeau. Click here for the full strip via Slate.com.

The joke may be a bit premature. For all the talk about the iPad breathing new life into a struggling industry, there's no evidence that America's newspapers have benefited materially since the device was released.

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Philip Elmer-Dewitt
Philip Elmer-DeWitt
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Philip Elmer-DeWitt has been following Apple since 1982, first for Time Magazine, and now on the Web for Fortune.com.

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