Computer collectors are no longer the dweebiest people in the
ploopster at gmail.com
Wed Aug 6 16:42:26 CDT 2008
Roy J. Tellason wrote:
> On Wednesday 06 August 2008 15:56, Jim Battle wrote:
>>> Am I the only 'collector' who doesn't much care about the value of the
>>> items hi his colelction? I collect things becuase I'm interested in them,
>>> I find them beautiful (in a somewhat odd way, I can appreciate the good
>>> design in a PDP11 or HP98x0 CPU, for example). I don't collect in the
>>> hope that I'll be able to sell them later for more money.
>> Tony, I think you are alone in that. The rest of us are getting
>> stinking rich stockpiling boring old electronics doo-dads. I just wish
>> my hands didn't get so dusty touching the stuff, as it makes my cash dirty.
> Wow, I definitely must be missing something here... :-)
Yeah, it's called irony. 8-)
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