[NTLK] Old Technologies

Lord Groundhog LordGroundhog at gmail.com
Fri Feb 19 19:43:30 EST 2010

~~~ On 2010/02/20 00:26, Dennis B. Swaney at romad at aol.com wrote ~~~

> Anyone remember 45 players for cars? Talk about skipping!

We couldn't afford one because they were expensive, but famously, Muhammad
Ali had one.  And a rich acquaintance of mine had one in his car briefly.
He got rid of it, complaining that it ate his records.  When 8-tracks came
out, he was the first guy I knew who got one.


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