Comic: The five stages of Apple Watch

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Originally presented on The Nib

denial i dont get it. whats the point of a smartwatch?

anger the apple watch is a stupid waste of time better spent fixing bugs in the iPhone!

bargaining well, maybe ill just get the cheapest one.

depression im so sad this thing i didnt know i wanted is backordered forever

acceptance its kind of broken, but the next version will be amazing.

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Rich Stevens

Pixel lover and cartoonist. Still have my original Apple IIgs. See more at or follow him on Twitter @rstevens.

  • Strange--the images don't show up either on my iMac or on my iPhone. S'up wit dat?!
  • All I see are five large white squares.
  • I had to click on the link The Nib to see the comic. It's just Meh.
  • LOL, this comic is me-- I finally broke down and ordered a sport a few days ago. :-)
  • Classic! Love this this comic strip. Sent from the iMore App
  • Squarely at the depression phase.
  • Also squarely in that phase as well. Sent from the iMore App
  • I'm with Peter, sigh
  • The comic lacks "I want one real bad, but it's too small so I don't like the look" Sent from the iMore App
  • How did you get in my head? (I'm actually a little embarrassed how close to home this hits.)
  • I want an Apple Watch but I can't wear jewelry at my job :/ Sent from the iMore App