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Old 07-21-2021, 12:29pm   #1
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Default The way back machine: look what I found buried in my closet at work

I'm going through two storage closets that were gifted to me by the previous tech at this campus. He never got rid of a damn thing....and look what I find buried in some old boxes in the back. So old even some of you can recognize what these are
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I just threw a box of those out few years back, probably have a couple still floating around.
Damn that guy was a hoarder.
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CPM ?
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Nobody wants to see a pic of your old, dusty floppy.
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Holy geebus...I didn't know those still existed. I though the time owners purged them all from the time line.
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Nobody wants to see a pic of your old, dusty floppy.
Check your attitude at the door or I'll post up more pics
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Holy geebus...I didn't know those still existed. I though the time owners purged them all from the time line.
They missed a spot.
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I still have a box of those 5-1/4 floppies somewhere here, I'm a pack rat with PC/AV stuff and don't like to throw shit away.
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I still have a box of those 5-1/4 floppies somewhere here, I'm a pack rat with PC/AV stuff and don't like to throw shit away.
I still have a working Commodore 64
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What is that??? Lol.
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What is that??? Lol.
It's the rotary phone of computer storage disks.

Here, this is what a rotary phone looks like. Extra points if you can guess what that yellow book next to the phone is.
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I still have a box of those 5-1/4 floppies somewhere here, I'm a pack rat with PC/AV stuff and don't like to throw shit away.
I got tired of my disc flopping around, so I wear tighter underwear.......

I have tossed SO much electronicus crappicus over the decades.....BUT if it was TV oriented, through the decades it was all FREE, in the last 15 years or so, I have shopped around and paid less than 300 for a ~36" TV.....

Don't need anything larger, only set ~12' away from the stupid screen.....

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I still have a working Commodore 64
Mofo's are starting to make good money selling old shit like that, from what I hear.
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Tell yawl watt I miss MOST,.....is the color shot off my folks color TV, old round tube set with trimmed off top/bottom.....and me filming OEM MOON LANDING as it happened.....but by '92 or so, cleaning out their house as Mom went to nursing home, I FOUND that tape, BUT....lost track of it in the estate sale crap and moving, between me and sister......oh well.....
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I got tired of my disc flopping around, so I wear tighter underwear.......

I have tossed SO much electronicus crappicus over the decades.....BUT if it was TV oriented, through the decades it was all FREE, in the last 15 years or so, I have shopped around and paid less than 300 for a ~36" TV.....

Don't need anything larger, only set ~12' away from the stupid screen.....

Viewing from that distance probably requires at least a 70-80 inch screen dude.
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Viewing from that distance probably requires at least a 70-80 inch screen dude.
BS, we see just fine.....better than my computer witch is just ~3' away, and I need new glasses......damn cadillac in my left eye.....double images many times....

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BS, we see just fine.....better than my computer witch is just ~3' away, and I need new glasses......damn cadillac in my left eye.....double images many times....

I'm starting to develop Lincolns in my eyes too, corrective surgery scares the living **** out of me..
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Does one of them have Oregon Trail, or Lunar Lander? Yes, I'm that freaking old.
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Does one of them have Oregon Trail, or Lunar Lander? Yes, I'm that freaking old.
Nope, but I do have Raid Over Bungling Bay for my CCommodore 64.
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Nope, but I do have Raid Over Bungling Bay for my CCommodore 64.
Yuck - title sounds like some San Fagcisco based homo porn film from the '70s.
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