Originally Posted by Geofrancis
Get a t3400 it's a 2.16ghz pentium dual core and you should be able to get for under 5$
core 2 duos are not much more. My 1.86ghz laptop cpu was only $6.
You could make it into a mini-mod project. Upgrade it, put some keyboard lights in, fix the screen and then sell it.
I'm just throwing ideas around atm. Your best bet is still just to use it as a netflix box.