• Subject: Re: WOW! Did you hear the radio advert? I was SHOCKED!
  • From: DAsmussen@xxxxxxx
  • Date: Thu, 13 Nov 1997 01:19:38 -0500 (EST)

In a message dated 97-11-13 00:48:12 EST, you write:

> > Don,
>  >
>  > In a message dated 97-11-12 00:32:19 EST, you write:
>  >
>  > > Sonuvagun!  I ACTUALLY heard a IBM advert this pm on the way back from
>  > >  lunch that actually MENTIONED and PROMOTED and SPECIFICALLY
>  > >  REFERED BY NAME to the AS/400!!!!!!  HOLY COW BATMAN!  AND, it was
>  > >  a really NICE advert as well!  What the hell took so long!?
>  >
>  > What did you say you had for lunch?  Just kidding ;-)!
>  >
>  > >  ....damn thing is, we're gonna hear the standard "...you suggested it

> and
>  > >  we listened..." line of crap at common soundoff in New Orleans...
> problem
>  > >  is that it took them 10 years to listen...
>  >
>  > Ten years is outlined in company policy somewhere.  That's many years' 
> worth
>  > of still unconverted S/36's it took to introduce the A/36.  Probably
will 
> be
>  > how long it takes Dave M. to get V3R3 ;-D...
>  >
>  
>  I am saving this message Dean, so you can eat crow when it happens much 
> sooner
>  <g>

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