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Old Nerds Club (all welcome) with poll

Age of a Nerd

  • 25 or below

    Votes: 23 9.4%
  • 26-30

    Votes: 31 12.7%
  • 31-35

    Votes: 50 20.4%
  • 36-40

    Votes: 41 16.7%
  • 41-45

    Votes: 26 10.6%
  • 46-50

    Votes: 23 9.4%
  • 51-55

    Votes: 23 9.4%
  • 56-60

    Votes: 13 5.3%
  • 61 -70

    Votes: 13 5.3%
  • 71+

    Votes: 2 0.8%

  • Total voters
    245
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42 here. Nothing has changed apart from a huge man beard and debt.:toast:
 
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In 1984 I had a 66' Mustang with a hopped up V8.... had no concern or cares about a PC back then! :D
Mine was a '69 Z-28 Camaro, but I had to use Macs and PCs at work. I was fascinated by them.
 

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Just had a flashback... remembered the reason I can touch type 200wpm on a keyboard. In grade 8 I took typing class for some reason. They had this fancy new electric typewriter called
the IBM Selectric. 10 years later I sat down to my first IBM PC. I looked down at the keyboard and recognized it immediately. The rest they say, is history! Just a sidenote, the first Selectric
was introduced in 1961.
 
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Selectric,.......
Wasn't that the one with the little steel balls with different typefaces on them?
Change the ball and then you had a new font to work with.

IBM made a shit-ton off of that idea.
 

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Yes. My mom used one at work. She had tons of font/balls for it. It was loud.
 
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32 now be 33 in Jan8th damn I am getting old my party years was 21-28 years old going to clubs and stuff. I prob still be gaming at 50 years old. I still live with mom and dad but I work but you got to do to live life but its not really that bad I have what I want and pay rent I just don't like living on my own. I am close to my friends here.
 

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Gonna hit 40 in a few months. Feel 80 and really pissed off all the time. Definitely gonna be a cranky ass of an old man.
 
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sooo, another vote in the +46 bracket.

first thing i had connected to a screen, was an Atari in the 70s, friends had C64s in the 80s, i waited for the Amiga.
And my typing classes were pre-electric :cry:

Used pc's at/for work since the early 90's, but again i waited till stuff was faster (athlon 1ghz) and had better graphics (GF 2 MX 400) in 2001 before buying one.

do love the PS (had 1 to 4) when not playing "alone", but prefer KB/mouse and the higher IQ/custom settings the pc allows.
 
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Gonna hit 40 in a few months. Feel 80 and really pissed off all the time. Definitely gonna be a cranky ass of an old man.
Apparently, there is evidence to suggest that angry people often don't live to old age, too much tension and blood pressure, based on that theory you probably should have gone long ago! :D
 

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Benchmark Scores Benching is for bitches.
Apparently, there is evidence to suggest that angry people often don't live to old age, too much tension and blood pressure, based on that theory you probably should have gone long ago! :D
I stay alive out of pure spite. Plus I doubt even the devil wants to hear me bitch.
 

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I Had a Day Visit Pass last week
Rest assured your name was not on the Expected Arrival list
neither was mine so they brought me Back
Yeah but he likes playing tricks on you? never trust a guy with horns and bad breath :kookoo:
 

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I Had a Day Visit Pass last week
Rest assured your name was not on the Expected Arrival list
neither was mine so they brought me Back
I just feel me dying would make to many people happy. I refuse to contribute to anyone's happiness. It's against the troll code.
 
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WOW just found this forum, I literally died in May. The doc who revived me said he paddled me three time's, third time i took a breath sat up and said "I was just talking to some friends". Its been a long strange trip, 54 years young oh and 1 heart stint.
 
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Storage Samsung 950 Pro NVMe 512, 2 Tb FireCuda// Samsung 850 Pro,
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We need to start a Stint Club :toast:
 
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I did a stint in the Army in the seventies,....
 
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Case D Frame MINI drilled out
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CHEERS GUYS HAPPY HOLIDAYS!!!!

Im feeling Greatful to even be here, funny part about death it wakes you up!! Makes you RE-look at everything.......

 
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Turned 50 like week ago, it's no stint but still stings a little....
 

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I stopped looking in the mirror when i turned forty and i've been 25 ever since...................:peace:
 
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I don’t know if I’m really a nerd or not but my first computer was a Macintosh classic 2. I love technology and I am now 40 years old. I Remember using the Apple 2 c back in the day. I also had the Atari 2600. And also a pong system. I’ve been on Tpu since February 25,2006.
 
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Cooling Corsair H80i V2 // Silverstone NT-06 Pro
Memory Corsair DDR4 3000 32gb //G.SKILL Ripjaws X Series 8GB 1600
Video Card(s) EVGA GTX980ti// EVGA GTX 1050ti
Storage Samsung 950 Pro NVMe 512, 2 Tb FireCuda// Samsung 850 Pro,
Display(s) ASUS PB278Q 27" 1440X 2560 // 55" LG 4K SK8000 Series
Case Corsair Obsidian Series 550D // Silverstone Granada GD05
Audio Device(s) Focusrite Scarlett // HDMI to Yamaha RX V571
Power Supply Corsair TX850M // SeaSonic G Series 550w
Mouse Logitech G502
Keyboard Cooler Master CK550 RBG
Software Windows 10 Pro 64bit // Windows 10 Pro 64bit with Kodi
I don’t know if I’m really a nerd or not but my first computer was a Macintosh classic 2. I love technology and I am now 40 years old. I Remember using the Apple 2 c back in the day. I also had the Atari 2600. And also a pong system.
If you add to that you're on TPU for 11 years. You qualify
 
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