Phrases overheard when computer shopping in the 1990s:
- Get the cool beige one!
- Make sure it can boot into MS-DOS.
- Floppy or hard?
- Bring friends. One to carry the monitor. Another to carry the CPU. Third to carry the cables to connect the two.
- Comes with the entire catalogue of recorded music aka has CD burner and Napster installed.
- Free mousepad.
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