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Geez, this site has turned into a singin', dancin' extravaganza, ain't it?
The changes come so fast, I can't even keep up trying to keep the display normal on my system!
(IE; the way I want it to look... simple, no stupid frills))
So, I'm just droppin' it for awhile. I'll probably check back in a couple of months just to see if it's still here.
-deletes bookmark- Ciao!

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Believe it or not, this is one of the classic pranks.
(Earliest written account dates to ancient Rome, but I'd bet the Sumerians pulled it off too!)
It seems that a cow will readily climb up a steep slope, such as a flight of stairs, but will refuse to climb down.
(Don't ask me why, I don't know, I'd say ask a cow, but "MOO" doesn't explain a lot.)

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Submission + - The 305 RAMAC, the first Hard drive 1 1

Captain DaFt writes: "Snopes.com has an article that gives an interesting look back at the first commercial hard drive, the IBM 350. Twice as big as a refrigerator and weighing in at a ton, it packed a whopping 4.4MB! Compare that to the 1-4GB sticks that most of us have on our keychains today.
link: http://www.snopes.com/photos/technology/storage.asp"

Many people write memos to tell you they have nothing to say.

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