Joined: 26 Jul 2006
|Posted: Fri Dec 07, 2007 10:36 am Post subject: Commodore Love..
|I found this article at CNN.com today and felt compelled to share it with you all.. even though its really just for Maurice.
Commodore 64 still loved after all these years
By Peggy Mihelich
(CNN) -- Like a first love or a first car, a first computer can hold a special place in people's hearts. For millions of kids who grew up in the 1980s, that first computer was the Commodore 64. Twenty-five years later, that first brush with computer addiction is as strong as ever.
"There was something magical about the C64," says Andreas Wallstrom of Stockholm, Sweden.
He remembers the day he first laid eyes on his machine back in 1984.
"My father brought it home together with a tape deck, a disk drive, a printer, and a couple of games...I used to sneak home during lunch to play [on it] with my friends."
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