April 15th, 2014

shocked 80s girl

Computers from 1985

Did you use a computer to do your taxes this year?

UNIX. Just what I want. A computer that reminds me of castration. (Get it? UNIX, eunuchs.)

ATT Unix PC Computerworld May 13 85

The one on the right uses the 5 1/4 disks? Hell, yeah, that's the one I'm gonna get! I wonder what "Flight Simulator" looked like in 1985.

Pivot II Computerworld May 13 85

"*This is the best we could do for both screens." Well, yeah, because it's 1985 and computer screens are supposed to suck.