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    Commodore 64 still loved after all these years

    (CNN) -- Like a first love or a first car, a first computer can hold a special place in people's hearts. For millions of kids who grew up in the 1980s, that first computer was the Commodore 64. Twenty-five years later, that first brush with computer addiction is as strong as ever.........
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    Re: Commodore 64 still loved after all these years

    ahhhh.. the C64... i owned one of them bad boys... good times
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    Re: Commodore 64 still loved after all these years

    my first oc was the c674/128 good times airborne rnager and comando

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    Re: Commodore 64 still loved after all these years

    Is this the system that had "Hunt the Wumpus".
    That game was sweet!
    I remember playing it as a youngster.

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    Re: Commodore 64 still loved after all these years

    "BadlandsViking" wrote:
    (CNN) -- Like a first love or a first car, a first computer can hold a special place in people's hearts. For millions of kids who grew up in the 1980s, that first computer was the Commodore 64. Twenty-five years later, that first brush with computer addiction is as strong as ever.........
    http://www.cnn.com/2007/TECH/ptech/12/07/c64/index.html
    I just ordered one and I have a Mac IIe too.

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    Re: Commodore 64 still loved after all these years

    I never got a C64, after years of asking my parents got me and my brother an Amiga500 instead

    Thanks to PPE for the sig.

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    Re: Commodore 64 still loved after all these years

    For it's time the C64 was a great machine, does anyone remember 4th & Inches on it? I played that game to death

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    Re: Commodore 64 still loved after all these years

    I still have my TI 99-4/A.

    "Tunnels Of Doom" was the cat's ass back in the day.

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    Re: Commodore 64 still loved after all these years

    I had one of these back in the days. I wish I would of kept it. This thing took hours to load games from the diskdrive. Amazing how much computers and gaming has changed since then.

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    Re: Commodore 64 still loved after all these years

    "marstc09" wrote:
    I had one of these back in the days. I wish I would of kept it. This thing took hours to load games from the diskdrive. Amazing how much computers and gaming has changed since then.
    You were lucky if you had a disk drive, I only had a tape cassette deck with mine! It's a good job I had a reasonable attention span back then.

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