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Punctuation and Other Musings

Discussion in 'Off-Topic' started by newmans, Jul 6, 2016.

  1. newmans

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    Carriage return?? How old are you?? Are you using a manual typewriter???
     
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    FON!

    I harken back to the old days of an IBM Selectric
     
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    I've seen one of those in the Smithsonian.
     
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    Wow, I didn't realize those things fetch a pretty penny on Ebay ...
     
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    I've seen your pic, but since you're Asian......you could be 25 or 75.
     
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    yeah, I get that a lot; people freak out when I tell them I"m 62
     
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    I've actually seen one in a museum as well as an Apple II and 5.25in floppy disks. Even made me feel old.
     
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    When I took typing in High School we had the old Manual non electric typewriters. There were about 3 electric ones in the class. We had to take turns.
     
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    I still recall writing BASIC programs on a TSR-80 in computer class! Oh what fun!
     
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    10 PRINT "HELLO WORLD"
    20 GOTO 10


    Come a long way since then. Getting into cloud computing now. Crazy how much you can do with it. So much more than "hosting it on someone else's server".
     

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