Originally Posted by halhiker
The charge .99 for the same reason they charge $99.99 for iPhone 4 and $199.99 for the iPhone 4s. It's because they are the scum of the earth and can ream you for an extra buck if you're not near an Apple Store. Best Buy also adds an extra 99¢ to all Apple products because they are also scumbags.
I want to compliment you for your calm, level-headed, rational approach to this. I'm guessing you're a business negotiator, or maybe work arbitration cases. You'd be useful solving problems with any small business staff, too. I imagine you play well with friends you disagree with. Keep up the good work.