WTF Remember how cool Napster was?

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  1. Shivvy

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    Revolutionary shit. I would sit there for hours and hours waiting for stuff to download. Got lots of viruses as well.
    But those were good times
     
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    No.
     
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    Remember phonographs?
     
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    Dave, do you miss the days of listening to shows like Little Orphan Annie in your radio?
     
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    Yeah, a lot of 96 kbs bit rate music.
     
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    Torrents are faster, but emule still exists.
     
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    I used to get so excited when a song was done downloading
     
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    I'm 47 years old, I have never heard of that show in my life.

    What's it like getting arrested?
     
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    We're reminiscing about 90s version if Napster
     
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    Yes, though I never got a virus. In a very odd choice, I think the first song I borrowed was Adam's Song by Blink-182. Got a bunch of wrestling theme songs/entrance music too. Then a few oldies (60's stuff). Shortly thereafter I borrowed many songs of many varieties.
     
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    Kinda shitty. You're stuck with a bunch of criminals and can't leave
     
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    Wait, did Dave say he was 47? :jj:
     
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    I've been staying at a lot of hotels lately. I'm using torrents like crazy. Those hotels are probably getting threatening letters by the dozens.
     
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    The Napster logo was cool too
     
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    I 'didnt get' Napster at it's peak. I had a friend in the dorms who was a huge Napster person. He thought he was Johnny Appleseed passing around burnt copies of Dashboard Confessional to anyone who asked (and others who didn't).
     
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    I had dial up during the Napster days and didnt even bother with music downloads.
     
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    :jj:
     
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    And then some people got upset. Poor babies.


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    ^^^^^^^^^^^^^^^

    :secret: senile
     
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    That sucks. Glad I have never been in that position.

    Do you tell your kids about it?
     
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