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I'll always be amazed that they made the process of copying magnetic media for your nerd friends look cool as hell.

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@Zero_Democracy that cassette tape and crossbones would be an awesome band logo

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The tape-and-crossbones is legit an amazing piece of graphic design, and completely unintentional. Wild.

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For completely unintentional reasons, anyway. And telling teenagers and phone phreakers that giving floppies to each other is equivalent to like boosting a car is *definitely* going to be a deterrent. Yeah.

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@Zero_Democracy aw dang the impulse to turn that into a vinyl sticker is INTENSE

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@sashakovich I cannot imagine anyone would be in a position to claim copyright on it at this point.

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@Zero_Democracy I'm way too dang lazy to sell that sorta thing, I just like making it.

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@koyu @Zero_Democracy @moonman those are quickly becoming a collector's item, imho. If I had a cassette player, I'd totally buy one.

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@koyu @Zero_Democracy Holy shit. I was googling this not two minutes ago.

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@Zero_Democracy plot twist: the games on that diskette are shareware.

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@polychrome Hey. Bringing historical context into this is very unfair to the industry associations.

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