chips vs chad

jd onymouse at
Tue Apr 6 13:27:29 CDT 2010

On 04/06/2010 08:43 AM, Chuck Guzis wrote:
> The paper tape chad is much smaller than the card (chips,chad) and 
> much more difficult to get out of one's hair.  If one wanted to play 
> a prank, it was best done on a dry cold winter's day when static 
> electricity would play hob with the things sticking to everything in 
> sight.

Imagine what some bored students can do with several large bags of
chaff (dots punched out of paper tape), some wide masking tape, some
wide tin foil, foil lined boxes, a galvanized bucket with a lid, shoe
box lids, a largeish van de Graaf generator, some "borrowed" master
keys to lockers, and a bit of free time during a very dry winter.

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