Sunday
Jun262016

RCR Episode 129

Panelists: Michael Mulhern (hosting), Paul Hagstrom, Jack Nutting, and Carrington Vanston

Host's Topic: Was the tech in the 80's better than today?

Was the 80’s tech better, or do you prefer today's offerings? What did you love about the 80’s tech, and what do you miss?

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Vintage Computer Commercials (sort of)

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Intro / Closing Song: Back to Oz by John X - link
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RCR Episode 129: June 26, 2016

Sunday
Jun052016

RCR Episode 128

Panelists: Michael Mulhern (hosting), Earl Evans, Paul Hagstrom, Jack Nutting, and Carrington Vanston

Host's Topic: Surprises

A volunteer at TNMOC found a Lorenz cipher machine keyboard on eBay for £9.50. What has been your most unexpected find on eBay, at garage sale, or even at a flea market?

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Vintage Computer Commercials (sort of)

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Intro / Closing Song: Back to Oz by John X - link
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RCR Episode 128: June 5, 2016

Sunday
May222016

RCR Episode 127

Panelists: Earl Evans (hosting), Ken Gagne, Paul Hagstrom, and Jack Nutting

Host's Topic: Tragic: The Gathering of dust

Most of us have vintage computers that we have purchased, used, but then ignored. In the early days, they were so easy to get, often for free, or cheap. Of your collection, which system do you most regret leaving in the closet, and why?

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Vintage Computer Commercial

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Intro / Closing Song: Back to Oz by John X - link
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RCR Episode 127: May 22, 2016

Sunday
May082016

RCR Episode 126

Panelists: Jack Nutting (hosting), Paul Hagstrom, and Michael Mulhern

Host's Topic: Absence makes the heart grow fonder

What retrocomputers were actually less cool than you remember once you got your hands on one again? What were the annoyances you'd forgotten about?

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Vintage Computer Commercial

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RCR Episode 126: May 8, 2016

Sunday
Apr242016

RCR Episode 125

Panelists: Paul Hagstrom (hosting), and Michael Mulhern

Host's Topic: A veritable plethora

Continuing to wonder about modern recreations as ever more appear on the scene. Are we cheating? Should we just get over it? Does this mean more people are coming? How do you choose which Apple IIGS RAM card to get?

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Intro / Closing Song: Back to Oz by John X - link
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RCR Episode 125: April 24, 2016