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I'm into and , am a #6502 fan, but I like green spaces and days which not overcast, I like science and - mostly and stories - , aka or , I like for his music and his thoughtful writings and funny videos, I write just a little code in and and and generally spend a lot of time on the internet.
Isn't the world a lovely place but in a fine old state though?

@xmanmonk Thanks! And thanks for the Easter Egg. I've got so much love for the !

@EdS I'm the same way. It was my first love :) I learned on an Apple II, but couldn't afford one of my own, so I bought a Vic-20. Just had to learn the different ROM locations for the common routines. And then I realized what an engineering mess the Vic was, so I went to engineering school.

@xmanmonk Sounds like a great start! You can't beat that low level knowledge you get from digging into the details. Everything is explicable, if you dig. for example!

@EdS You know, that was the best way to learn. As a kid, there I was, hacking out machine code (I didn't have an assembler, so I actually memorized the opcodes for the 6502!) and learning more about programming than the other kids.

@xmanmonk real machine code eh? I did just the smallest amount of that - the had only the meanest little monitor program. Whereas the has an built into the Basic - a world of difference!
But there was the same joy of exploration when I got my hands on a calculator.

@EdS I fondly remember my first calculator. Dad worked on a NASA project in those days (Apollo) and had access to nifty little hardware like that, so he brought me home a calculator with 7-segment LED that you could watch twitch around while it did the heavier stuff (like a SIN, which would take a few minutes).

@EdS I briefly worked on a project for marketing with the BBC Micro, and really liked it. The project manager was a bit nuts, and had this incredibly violent dog that was one thin door away from me. Talk about on-the-job pressure!

@EdS At $0300 on an Apple II:
LDX, #$00
LDA $030F,X
BEQ $030E
JSR $FDED
INX
JMP $0302
RTS

030F: C8 C5 CC CC CF 00

(On a C64 or Vic20, change $FDED to $FFD2)

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