[NTLK] [kinda OT] Re: A Newton story

sir iZaac sirizaac at gmail.com
Wed Nov 21 17:17:12 EST 2018


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Date: Tue, 20 Nov 2018 23:42:11 -0800
From: B Dudney <kosmicdollop at saber.net>
To: newtontalk at newtontalk.net
Subject: [NTLK] [kinda OT] Re:  A Newton story
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> Great story! Thanks for sharing! You are the master!

Thank you. (-:

> ? I?m curious why he wanted it printed without labels.

My guess is it had to look <pretty> to upper management. 

> Not any of my business, of course?

It absolutely is; you are one of us ! <=

> I?ll certainly understand if you agree!

> B

> sir iZaac <sirizaac at gmail.com> wrote:
> My manager needed a printed copy of the hours I had worked over the past several weeks. Anticipating this request, I'd created a Works spreadsheet approximately 3 weeks prior. I asked where the plug is located and the printer's network name. Launched Works, printed it on the Apple LaserWriter, and handed to him within a few seconds. He was completely surprised and asked how I did it. I showed him my spreadsheet on the MP2K. He then asked if I could remove the labels and print it again. Within a few seconds I presented it without labels. Impressed, he wandered back to his office. I was paid in full the following week. (-:

Newton Never Dies; It just gets it's batteries recharged.

Mailed from my treehouse

sir iZaac


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hence radiating no deadly EMR connectivity: see RadiateNot.Me;
plus powered by non-radiating coaxial DC cable from utility shed
where wall wart* EMR is indetectably far away
                          *standard Apple shielded power supply = less emissions

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Newton Never Dies; It just gets it's batteries recharged.

Mailed from my treehouse

sir iZaac



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