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It was chunky, a hideous tan color, and, by today's standards, ridiculously feeble.

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Bizarre tax laws hit crack heads, pro-athletesupdated: Mon Apr 13 2009 12:02:00

Benjamin Franklin said that nothing is certain in this world but death and taxes.

SI.com: Jonah Freedman: Reds rule Rankings, but Spanish armada invadesupdated: Tue Oct 21 2008 18:26:00

The all-too-quick international break is over, as is your fearless ranker's. I'm back from Down Under, where I got a quick glimpse into Australian football. No, not this kind. Or this kind. Though now that you mention it, it was highly amusing to run into this (we think) Aussie rules legend in Melbourne.

CNN.com readers recall the life-changing Commodore 64updated: Sun Dec 09 2007 17:21:00

If you know this command -- Load "*", 8,1 -- like the back of your hand, you probably have fond memories of the Commodore 64, one of the first home computers commercially available en masse.

'I love you, C64'updated: Sun Dec 09 2007 17:21:00

Ian Schafer gets a C64 on his eighth birthday in 1983, and is so excited he forgets all about his birthday cake.

Orchestra plays Commodore 64updated: Sun Dec 09 2007 17:18:00

The C64 Orchestra performs music originally composed for the classic Commodore 64 personal computer in the 1980s.

Commodore 64 still loved after all these yearsupdated: Sun Dec 09 2007 17:18:00

Like a first love or a first car, a first computer can hold a special place in people's hearts. For millions of kids who grew up in the 1980s, that first computer was the Commodore 64. Twenty-five years later, that first brush with computer addiction is as strong as ever.

Christmas truckupdated: Sun Dec 09 2007 17:01:00

Daryl Bruner of Taneytown, Maryland, made this 1990 video with a friend to show lights sequenced by a Commodore 64 computer.

What can you do with a Commodore 64?updated: Sun Dec 09 2007 17:01:00

It may be hard to imagine life without that lightning-fast PC or Mac on your desktop with its 3D graphics and 200 GB hard drive, but the Commodore 64 used to be a top-of-the-line computer.

Money Magazine: This man has the best job in Americaupdated: Wed Apr 12 2006 08:27:00

Mark Dochtermann, 34, director of technology, Electronic Arts: "When I saw my first computer, it was love at first sight. As a kid I spent a lot of time on a Commodore 64, writing my own programs, figuring out games, hacking.

Business 2.0: Come Fly With Me Don't be fooled by the retro look: Thanks to the latest in gee-whiz nautical technology, updated: Fri Aug 01 2003 00:01:00

As you begin to consider what sort of yacht you'll require, it's necessary to know the various categories into which luxury pleasure craft fall. There is the "day yacht." There are "express cruiser...

Fortune: Kid-friendly keysupdated: Mon Feb 04 1985 00:01:00

Koala Technologies, a California manufacturer that came up with a successful electronic blackboard called KoalaPad, recently introduced an IBM PCjr version of a computer keyboard that looks as if c...

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