One of the most important aspects of the life of Steve Jobs is the fact that his Mercedes never had license plates.
This fact bedeviled so many. How could this be? Was it special dispensation? Was it backhanders paid to unimpeachable policemen? Was it an intimate contact at the DMV?
No, no. According to a very cheery revelation in IT Wire, Jobs realized that California, with its traditional generosity of spirit, gave you six months to get license plates when you buy a new car.
So the wily different-thinker allegedly made an arrangement with a leasing company to give him … Read more