Apple bashing will continue to get +5 and any negative comment about Google will continue to get -1 as long as Google has control of Slashdot. This is going to happen over and over again to anybody who dare speaks against Google.
No, that person is absolutely right. This will happen any time you say something Google doesn't like.
"The only way for a reporter to look at a politician is down." -- H.L. Mencken