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T-shirt of the week: My first (run)time

You never forget your first love. For some of you old schoolers, it was bartered time on an AIX mainframe. For the younger crowd, it was 3.5-inch disk that carried 1.44 MB of possibility to your PC. But for many of us, it all began with a dog-eared floppy and a Commodore 64. This shirt is for us.

My first diskette (shirt)

You never forget your first love. For some of you old schoolers, it was bartered time on an AIX mainframe. For the younger crowd, it was a 3.5-inch disk that carried 1.44 MB of possibility to your PC. But for many of us, it all began with a dog-eared floppy and a Commodore 64. This shirt is for us.

About Jay Garmon

Jay Garmon has a vast and terrifying knowledge of all things obscure, obtuse, and irrelevant. One day, he hopes to write science fiction, but for now he'll settle for something stranger — amusing and abusing IT pros. Read his full profile. You can a...

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