pirating (was: "Market" for old macs?)
gilcarrick at comcast.net
Sun Dec 4 13:54:03 CST 2005
> When you're 16 and broke (I had to go to a friend's house
> to use a 1200 baud modem when his Dad was out of the house -- "5 miles,
> uphill, both ways!"), you pirate.
When I was 16 & broke I went over to Rice University at 2 in the morning and
used the IBM 1620. At the time it was the closest thing to a "Personal
Computer", but you had to sign up for 15 minute blocks of time.
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