[rescue] G5 case

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Wed Jun 25 15:00:59 CDT 2003

On Tuesday, June 24, 2003, at 07:11 PM, Andrew Weiss wrote:
> IT destroys Apple's market... Craptacular sh*tboxes are good enough 
> for most of the drooling fanboys..
> You just can't argue with them... they don't get it... it's the "mac 
> experience"... not raw speed... not absolute value of cost... not 
> perceived bang for the buck by getting the cheapest examples of each 
> type of component and roughly matching it to Apple's components bit by 
> bit (and you can't match all of them but they don't realize that) and 
> saying see... $300 PC... wee

   Eh...the raw speed is pretty motivating for me!  A friend of mine has 
a dual 867MHz G4 that I play with from time to time.  It's the fastest 
desktop machine I've ever seen.  And yes, I do have an "x86 
overachiever" neighbor with a dual 2.5<something>GHz PeeCee, the G4 
blows its doors off.


Dave McGuire             "I've grown hair again, just
St. Petersburg, FL           for the occasion."       -Doc Shipley

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