View Single Post
Old November 8th, 2019, 15:03   #424
Veteran Member
atc98002's Avatar

My mom worked with punch cards in the '60s in the computer room at the phone company. The only air conditioned room in the entire building. When I was in high school in 1970 we had a keypunch machine in the back of the classroom, but they were being phased out by then. Of course, the federal government is slow to upgrade, so when I started as a controller in 1985 our IBM mainframe still ran our training scenarios via punch cards.
2019 Kia Niro PHEV EX Premium
2005 Ram 1500
2013 VW GTI: daughter
2010 Routan gone, replaced with 2018 Pacifica Hybrid: other daughter has 3 kids
atc98002 is offline   Reply With Quote
Page generated in 0.06427 seconds with 8 queries
[Output: 15.22 Kb. compressed to 13.65 Kb. by saving 1.58 Kb. (10.35%)]