RE: old school

Subject: RE: old school
From: "McLauchlan, Kevin" <Kevin -dot- McLauchlan -at- safenet-inc -dot- com>
To: <fritillary -at- gmail -dot- com>, "John Hedtke" <john -at- hedtke -dot- com>, "Tammy Van Boening" <Tammy -dot- VanBoening -at- healthlanguage -dot- com>, "AL Geist" <al -dot- geist -at- geistassociates -dot- com>, <techwr-l -at- lists -dot- techwr-l -dot- com>
Date: Thu, 22 May 2008 10:51:47 -0400

On Behalf Of fritillary -at- gmail -dot- com just _had_ to go and ask:
>
> Any former BBS geeks here?

Eek!
I was a member of several, and I ran my own TBBS and then MajorBBS back
in the day... but I was just starting (and had spent the big bucks for
the software and bunches of ZyXel and USR modems) right about the time
that there inter-web thingie was takin' off... dang it!

I even attended Jack Rickard's ONEBBSCON (Online Network Exposition
Bulletin Board System Convention) and still have the tote-bags, as well
as one or two well-worn Major BBS t-shirts "Doing cool things with
communications technology and making a buck at it".

Does that get me in as "geek" ? :-)

Kevin





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