Re: The Many Faces (And Names) of Mozilla
- Date: Mon, 22 Jan 2018 03:39:23 -0500
- From: Ed Mullen <ejEMOVER@xxxxxxxxxxxx>
- Subject: Re: The Many Faces (And Names) of Mozilla
On 1/22/2018 at 3:19 AM, Daniel created this epitome of digital genius:
Wolf K wrote:
People who kvetch about browsers should be forced to go back to
pre-browser times, just to get an idea of how good they have it.
For me it's people who bitch about how slow their current-day computers
are!! Try an 8086 CPU with a 4.7 MHz (yes, MHz) clock!! Or an Apple IIE
Switch on your computer, go make yourself a cup of Tea and then go out
to Dinner and come back and the computer might have booted ... well,
Well, let's go more extreme. When, if you wanted to look something up
you had to (gasp!) go to a library! Or, if you were lucky enough to have
a current encyclopedia in your house, open a big book and search for it.
I must admit, there is something comforting about holding a book in
one's lap and flipping through the pages. Almost as if your very
existence is validated by the connection to the written word.
And, your original thought, your quest, well, there it is, found!
Which is great. Until you look at the copyright date of the tome and
it's 1957. Oh. Oops!
Although, it might still be valid. And if not, it could be historically
Or we could just Google it.
Sigh. And here we are.
Always remember you are unique, like everyone else.
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