Re: pc takeover

"Moe Trin" <ibuprofin@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote in message
> On Mon, 12 Dec 2005, in the Usenet newsgroup, in
> <fgnrp1p6jrhsvin02f7dikjkt3hs4006h4@xxxxxxx>, Jim Watt wrote:
> >when I owned a car I did maintain it - it was an Anglia,
> >it did not have anything electronic to complicate life, not
> >even a radio.
> and it had Lucas electrics to help.

Help?!? Probably the bit that needed the most maintenance ;o)

"Lucas, Prince of Darkness", I believe they were known as in the States; I
think that my worst experience was with a waterproof plug for some electric
windows - used to hold about 100cc.


> >and you tell that to kids and three yorkshiremen ...
> They'd never believe it.