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Old 03-23-2013, 06:28 PM   #951
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...or just buy a Mac.
Andy remember the First National Bank of Boston? When they sold the employee restaurant, I had the temp job of teaching everyone how to enter their purchases onto a computer. They were doing everything manual. They didn't even have a computer in the restaurant office. So the first thing I recommended was that they purchase Mac Computers. Most of the folks in the office had been there for years and were reluctant to learn how to use a computer. I told them that it was much easier to use then Windows. They took my suggestion and bought about 15 Mac Computers. The older workers loved them. Some of them wanted to even buy one for their homes. And the younger workers couldn't believe how much easier they were to use than their Windows they had at home.
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Old 03-23-2013, 06:31 PM   #952
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...or just buy a Mac.
Well, yes there is that option, but Macs are so much more expensive.
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Old 03-23-2013, 08:37 PM   #953
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I spent over 45 minutes with a software IT, with him telling me it was the "gateway" software i was using that wad at fault. Two minutes after I hung up, he calls back and tells me it was on their end after all...a patch they had applied after 5 PM their time, forgetting that people in the real world do keep working after 5 PM in the rest of the country. When he asked me if there was anything else he could do for me, I suggested he could do my Wal-mart shopping...
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Old 03-23-2013, 08:45 PM   #954
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I spent over 45 minutes with a software IT, with him telling me it was the "gateway" software i was using that wad at fault. Two minutes after I hung up, he calls back and tells me it was on their end after all...a patch they had applied after 5 PM their time, forgetting that people in the real world do keep working after 5 PM in the rest of the country. When he asked me if there was anything else he could do for me, I suggested he could do my Wal-mart shopping...

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Old 03-23-2013, 09:18 PM   #955
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Well, yes there is that option, but Macs are so much more expensive.
Yes. When was the last time you heard a Mac owner complain that his computer was giving them grief?
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Old 03-23-2013, 09:27 PM   #956
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I spent over 45 minutes with a software IT, with him telling me it was the "gateway" software i was using that wad at fault. Two minutes after I hung up, he calls back and tells me it was on their end after all...a patch they had applied after 5 PM their time, forgetting that people in the real world do keep working after 5 PM in the rest of the country. When he asked me if there was anything else he could do for me, I suggested he could do my Wal-mart shopping...
You are so fresh. Just the way I like you.
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Old 03-23-2013, 10:06 PM   #957
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You are so fresh. Just the way I like you.
He surprised me by asking what we needed at Wal-mart...
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Old 03-23-2013, 10:21 PM   #958
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Yes. When was the last time you heard a Mac owner complain that his computer was giving them grief?
That's true, but when is the last time you heard that from a Linux user, except the real geeks?
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Old 03-24-2013, 12:43 AM   #959
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Well, yes there is that option, but Macs are so much more expensive.
I have the latest Mac Mini, they are very good
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Old 03-24-2013, 03:21 PM   #960
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Feeling just a tad sorry for myself! I am positively grreeeeeeennnnn :( Think I may have given myself food poisoning, my guts feel inside out, the cramps are killing me!
Oh for the love of all that's good in this world please someone shoot me!
Daniel is fine and he shared dinner with me but the kid's got a cast iron stomach. He could lick a dead cat and go for ice cream after. Both my kids are tough as nails and would probably be able to dumpster dive without as much as a tummy ache lol!
I'm going to lay down, too scared to sleep before the worst is over. I don't sleep, I go into a mini coma so best I stay up till I know the coast is clear!
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