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Re: Geek Reminiscing

Robbie Honerkamp <[email protected]> writes:

> On Fri, Oct 16, 1998 at 01:37:22PM -0400, Baron Chandler wrote:

> > Hehe. The TI99/4a was THE computer. Talk about something ahead of its time.
> I had a TRS-80. Not by choice mind you- I asked for an Atari computer. But
> my dad heard that Atari was about to go out of business or something so
> I got a TRS80 CoCo with a whopping 16k of RAM (I remember thinking "Wow-

Funny. Wasn't it called the Trash-80 by everyone except Radio Shack

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