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Old 07-07-2012, 02:06 AM   #16
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It's true. ;-)


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And Netscape Communicator sure brings back memories...
Netscape brings memories back indeed. Particularly memories of the HTML and HTTP standards being raped beyond recoginition, and memories of some totally insane scripting language being hacked together to do turing complete calculations on an equally insane document object model.

Some of those problems have been fixed by the W3C in later years (eg. throug CSS), but others are still haunting us to this day.
 
Old 07-07-2012, 03:29 AM   #17
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Particularly memories of the HTML and HTTP standards being raped beyond recoginition
Now why does "blink" come to mind.
 
Old 07-07-2012, 03:45 AM   #18
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Now why does "blink" come to mind.
Now you went and did it! Cold sweats and flashbacks! No sleep tonight!

Actually known to trigger epileptic seizures.

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Old 07-08-2012, 01:24 PM   #19
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Maybe the changed the product somewhere along the line. My "kid" years were long ago (as were those commercials).

I can NOT believe someone clicked on the button indicating they found your post "helpful". Did someone actually solve a problem based on it? "Hmmm my mouth has been bleeding every morning for years. Let me check out LQ. Hey it says Cap'n Crunch is like razor blades - that explains everything!".
Sometimes a good laugh is better than an answer.
 
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