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Xeni Jardin at 12:10 pm Fri, Mar 15, 2013
And here I was all excited for an article about the 1982 John Carpenter classic.
There’s your “go ahead, feel old” headline of the day. Artists thinking an old internet bulletin board is vintage enough to be “returning to a simpler time”
One BBS set-up I wish I had a photograph of was Tim Campbell’s mashed-up computers which ran Pyroto Mountain 1A…
I ran a small local (Toronto) BBS in the 90s.
I still have semi-regular dreams where I have an extra computer that I somehow haven’t noticed, and that BBS has been quietly running all this time on it, and it’s still getting people calling in and posting (just, not many).