Ian (lovingboth) wrote,

Have a jelly baby

I know Dr Who* used to offer people jelly babies, but many years ago, a supposedly serious computer magazine** had a lollipop as its covergift, rather than a disc. It was widely, and correctly, seen as the beginning of the end for the magazine.

Today, an order arrived from Cool Components. It's two seriously geeky bits of kit which will doubtless be seen at BiCon as a 'costume'...

... also included is a small pack of Haribo sweets.

* The best one, anyway

** Something for the Atari ST from memory

This entry was originally posted at http://lovingboth.dreamwidth.org/515721.html, because despite having a permanent account, I have had enough of LJ's current owners trying to be evil. Please comment there using OpenID - comment count unavailable have and if you have an LJ account, you can use it for your OpenID account. Or just join Dreamwidth! It only took a couple of minutes to copy all my entries here to there.

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