Foxconn Seen Bringing Manufacturing to U.S.
No, this isn’t opposite day. Cats are not sleeping with dogs. Bill O’Reilly isn’t taking over as host of The Daily Show. But it’s hard not to read this headline from electronista in much that same spirit: Foxconn rumored to be bringing manufacturing to US. It’s discombobulating for a number of reasons, but mostly because of the brouhaha surrounding reports from earlier this year about the working conditions of Foxconn employees who make all of our favorite iDevices (a story that This American Life broke, and then retracted due to inaccuracies).