August 1962 Popular Electronics
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Here is another installment of "Hobnobbing with Harbaugh," this time with the theme "The Office Monster." 1962 was still the era of large computer mainframes and dumb terminal workstations. The concept of computers in the workplace was a novelty and beyond the comprehension of most people. This would be the equivalent of iPad humor today.
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Hobnobbing with HarbaughThe Office Monster
"I'll say you fixed it ... every time
I press a button, water comes out."
"I'd certainly have to give Halworth an 'A' for effort."
"It says 'Bingo.'
"The following answers will be in living color!"
Posted January 31, 2013