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Question to Sly, on the Visicalc thing you saw was that Robert Cringley in his film Rise of the Nerds to Power? I heard him in the movie say that exact statement you mentioned as to why Visicalc made the Apple II successful. Just curious.
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I don't remember for sure but that sounds right. IIRC I read it in some good that described the early days of Apple. I'll see if I can dig up the right reference.

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Very cool. The second you quoted that I remembered it! Grin

By the way, GREAT Video Cast tonight. Very interesting and very funny. Maybe someday I will be in a position where I can join. So many places I would have loved to comment especially on Music. Agreed with all the comments and can relate to it all.

Also great to see RadDave there. Very cool!
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Glad you enjoyed it. I certainly enjoy them more when there is more than just me there. Dave and I had an interesting chat last week but that did not get posted due to numerous problems. He is planning to join me next week so that should make things interesting.

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dtravis7 So many places I would have loved to comment especially on Music. Agreed with all the comments and can relate to it all.
This reminds me of an idea that I had a day or two ago that I want to throw out for consideration. I'll start another thread for that though. Probably in the moderator/staff forum since it needs to be fleshed out a bit before I spring it on the rest of the forum

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Hi Guys - enjoyed last night's get together and plan to be there next Sunday - thanks all for the experience! Dave
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