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Video: William Shatner hawking the Commodore VIC-20

Our good friends at SFSignal have busted out the wayback machine and unearthed this old TV commercial of William Shatner pitching the Commodore VIC-20. Extra credit for mentioning <em>Gorf</em> as a selling point.

Our good friends at SFSignal have busted out the wayback machine and unearthed this old TV commercial of William Shatner pitching the Commodore VIC-20. Extra credit for mentioning Gorf as a selling point, and for there actually being a time you could buy a decent PC for under $300. Ah, the 1980s, they were a simpler era.

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