Laugh, it's funny

Curt @ Atari Museum curt at atarimuseum.com
Wed Mar 24 09:06:52 CDT 2010


Nope, I got caught on this one - I was fooled...



Keith wrote:
> Curt @ Atari Museum wrote:
>> What's not so funny is, the article could've mentioned a telco# or 
>> (looks like these guys don't have one - a website) ---  If they are 
>> hurting for $$$ I'm sure enough of us calling to see if they have any 
>> of their X-117C computers or parts still lying around, we'd all help 
>> buy those up and those guys would make a few bucks, I for one think 
>> that is a damned cool looking computer, I wonder if it was a CP/M 
>> box... I can't find ANY reference or a Xalaga computer anywhere, and 
>> never heard of one until today.    Judging from that alone, looks 
>> like these guys biggest problem is they didn't know how to market 
>> themselves very well.
>>
>>
>> Curt
>>
>>
>>
>> Evan Koblentz wrote:
>>> http://www.theonion.com/articles/computer-company-started-in-garage-30-years-ago-no,17124/ 
>>>
>>>
>
> Sorry Curt if this is at your expense, but it's responses like yours 
> that make the onion so funny.
>
> At first, I thought you were furthering the joke along --- which would 
> have also been funny, if that was truly the case.  (from the 
> subsequent replies, I don't think so.)
>
> hahaha.
>
> Keith
>
>



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