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Originally Posted by TFL Replica View Post
Windowless and an attached flag. Someone get CSI to zoom in on his face.
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I don't get it.
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inb4thesamethingaboutoilcompanies
    
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Guy in van: SOON
Edited by myerz635 - 10/26/11 at 10:28am
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So Windows XP makes you high? Damn I was doing it wrong the whole time.
    
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Hmm...I remember those commercials. I don't think they were anything like an oracle or prophetic or anything like that. But the again you can convince yourself of just about anything through interpretation.
    
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Yep. Everything they "predicted" in that video is possible now... and more. The capabilities to share video (youtube), pictures (facebook, photobucket) music (iTunes, Zune, etc.), and just pure data is simply huge today.

Wow... so where's our prophetic Windows 7 commerical?



Also, Microsoft didn't predict the Smart Phone revolution, which incorporates video, music, data, and chat all into one device... too bad. They could have made a killing off of it.
Edited by Mad Pistol - 10/26/11 at 11:35am
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I don't get it.
Good, I'm not the only one.
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I don't see how that is supposed to be the future (today)... Minus the wireless, I was doing everything in that commercial in 2001 or earlier.
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