|William H. Magill on Tue, 8 Jul 2003 10:30:14 -0400|
On Monday, July 7, 2003, at 10:58 AM, Magnus wrote:
On Monday, July 7, 2003, at 10:51 AM, Stephen Gran wrote:The kids you're teaching (who I'm quite sure are idiots for the
Easy... These are the same people who believe that taking an old 16 meg 286 out of the trash, "making it work again," and then giving it to people who don't have a computer is really a good thing -- because its better than nothing!
There is an incredibly large percentage of the population who believe that computers are like autombiles -- if the engine still runs, there is no difference between a Model T and a Crown Victoria ... they both get you where you want to go. The fact that one has a manual hand cranked starter and the other an electric one, or that one has air-conditioning and the other not even a heater doesn't matter.
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