At 08:10 PM 7/1/99 -0500, you wrote:
>At 12:32 07/01/1999 , Al Barsa wrote:
> >Hi,
> >
> >Well IBM has come out with the replacement of the neat AS/400 ad
> >campaign.  Take a look at:
> >
> >http://www.as400.ibm.com/developer/magicbox/index.html
> >
> >This is an AS/400 advertisement, showing a picture of (what I think is) an
> >RS/6000 SP2, larger than life, with a larger than life person, shot
> >(apparently) in a square someplace in Europe.  (It looks very much like the
> >square downtown in Salzburg Austria, but I am not positive.)
>
>Did you click the AS400 magic box  link? It leads you to a page with a
>picture of little girls dancing in a circle around an AS/400, along with
>text that's almost as useful as the picture. This pair of pages is probably
>one of the least professional looking adverts I've seen. Does IBM have any
>ad people at all? These guys are about as artsy as I am.

On the AS/400 page, having an RS/6000 on the cover makes no sense.  It 
would be like picking up a flyer from the Pontiac Dealer and seeing a Chevy 
on the front cover!


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