Everyone says "marketing doesn't work on me." And yet, somehow corporations pour literally billions of dollars into advertising every year. You think you aren't affected by it, but you are.
ARE expensive. Fixed that for you.
Reality check: not everyone can afford an expensive machine. Making them cheap enough where 90% of all households can have a computer is a good thing, no matter what you think.
All this aside, I do own a MBP. I just haven't lost my mind in the propaganda like some people on this page have.