These darned old computers

From: Ethan Dicks <>
Date: Sun Aug 25 11:07:01 2002

--- Gary Hildebrand <> wrote:
> Ben Franchuk wrote:
> > Look at the PC -- crap with a big blue name.
> Is that how IBM came to be known as I've Been Moved?

Presuming your question is not sarcastic (didn't see any smileys),
Big Blue was known as that a long time before the PeeCee. It
was their practice of reassigning people from facility to facility
enough to be intrusive. I don't have numbers, but I have heard
stories from folks about working in multiple cities over their


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Received on Sun Aug 25 2002 - 11:07:01 BST

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