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#1 Net_Surfer

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Posted 23 September 2008 - 05:13 AM

:trumpet:

Do you remember when......

A computer was something on TV
from a science fiction show of note...
A window was something
you hated to clean...
And ram was the cousin of a goat...
.

:inlove:

Meg was the name of my girlfriend...
And gig was a job for the nights...
Now they all mean different things
And that really mega bytes!


:)

An application was for employment...
A program was a TV show...
A cursor used profanity...
A keyboard was a piano!


:flowers:

Memory was something
that you lost with age...
A cd was a bank account...
And if you had a 3 1/2" floppy,
you hoped nobody found out!



:thumbsup:

Compress was something
you did to the garbage,
not something you did to a file...
And if you unzipped anything in public
you'd be in jail for a while...



:P


Log on was adding wood to the fire...
Hard drive was a long trip on the road
A mouse pad was where a mouse lived...
And a backup happened
to your commode...



:)


Cut you did with a pocket knife...
Paste you did with glue...
A web was a spider's home...
And a virus was the flu


B)

I guess I'll stick to my pad and paper
And the memory in my head...
I hear nobody's been killed
in a computer crash,
but when it happens
they'll wish they were dead!


:cool:

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#2 E-Mu

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Posted 23 September 2008 - 05:42 AM

:) :trumpet: :thumbsup: B) :flowers: :inlove: :P

Very :), made me laugh at least :cool:
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Posted 23 September 2008 - 07:23 AM

The best!!! Thanks for sharing!

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Posted 23 September 2008 - 07:37 AM

I love it! And even more, I remember all of it!! :thumbsup: :flowers:

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Posted 23 September 2008 - 07:51 AM

heh heh. pretty cute.
intelligence has far fewer practical applications than I thought.

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Posted 23 September 2008 - 08:15 AM

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