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Offline vox

Re: My response to the Q&A with Barry from C=USA
« Reply #15 on: April 21, 2012, 07:03:36 PM »
i am not satisfied the questions were genuinely answered to the best of Barrys abilities 12.50%
the answers were not insightful and my opinion of CUSA and Barry have worsened 25.00%
my question was not answered which i find suspicious...  8.33%
overall a waste of time  33.33%
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Seems like it wasn`t overally a good PR move ...
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Offline commodorejohn

Re: My response to the Q&A with Barry from C=USA
« Reply #16 on: April 21, 2012, 07:19:13 PM »
I already figured Barry was only in it for the money, doesn't actually give a fig about Commodore or the Amiga except as brand names that got famous for a while and might still be exploitable, and is derisive of anybody who feels differently. The interview didn't give any new information, but it did at least provide public confirmation for those suspicions.
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Offline TheBilgeRat

Re: My response to the Q&A with Barry from C=USA
« Reply #17 on: April 21, 2012, 07:38:00 PM »
Quote from: arnljot;688730
Pie vs cake?
:-)


Exactly!  My question was not answered!!!

Suspicious!!!!
 

Offline krashan

Re: My response to the Q&A with Barry from C=USA
« Reply #18 on: April 21, 2012, 08:26:55 PM »
I'm satisfied with answers, but it does not change my opinion. I'm simply not interested in this kind of "Amiga".
 

Offline kedawa

Re: My response to the Q&A with Barry from C=USA
« Reply #19 on: April 21, 2012, 11:01:34 PM »
Few would have given Barry any grief if he had just released Commodore branded PCs with retro styling, instead of tacking the C64 and Amiga brands on machines that don't warrant them.  He doesn't seem to understand why so many people hate what he's doing.
He's a huckster, and little else.
 

Offline motrucker

Re: My response to the Q&A with Barry from C=USA
« Reply #20 on: April 28, 2012, 03:04:50 AM »
Why is this guy all over this site! Make him (and his company) go away NOW!
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Offline Wildstar128

Re: My response to the Q&A with Barry from C=USA
« Reply #21 on: April 29, 2012, 11:56:37 PM »
Quote from: Kesa;688726
It's time for a new poll...

Before i read the Q&A when it eventually comes up i just want to state that I for one am neutral and open to having my mind changed (not likely but possible).

I set up this poll with as many responses i could think of with multiple choices allowed so please forgive me if i missed a response.

Let the trolling begin!


The bold portion negates everything you said earlier. If you are open minded, you wouldn't say "not likely but possible" because you are already pre-staging a bias which is contradictary to open-minded. To be open-minded means non-biased.
 

Offline Kesa

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Re: My response to the Q&A with Barry from C=USA
« Reply #22 on: April 30, 2012, 05:27:43 AM »
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The bold portion negates everything you said earlier. If you are open minded, you wouldn't say "not likely but possible" because you are already pre-staging a bias which is contradictary to open-minded. To be open-minded means non-biased.

Errrr... dunno. If you say so.
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Offline persia

Re: My response to the Q&A with Barry from C=USA
« Reply #23 on: April 30, 2012, 01:55:26 PM »
I think Windstar fails to realise that there is a history and that reading behind the lines of his interview the Baron has quite a talent for male cow excrement (BS)

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Offline darkage

Re: My response to the Q&A with Barry from C=USA
« Reply #24 on: May 01, 2012, 03:03:09 AM »
Quote from: persia;691160
I think Windstar fails to realise that there is a history and that reading behind the lines of his interview the Baron has quite a talent for male cow excrement (BS)


$30 million dollar history that is :)
 

Offline vox

Re: My response to the Q&A with Barry from C=USA
« Reply #25 on: August 17, 2012, 08:43:02 AM »
Quote from: Akiko;688746
Barry's the man! I knew he would come through. Never doubted him for a second!


There should be a way to mark heavy sarcasm :-)
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Offline vox

Re: My response to the Q&A with Barry from C=USA
« Reply #26 on: August 17, 2012, 08:45:02 AM »
Quote from: TheBilgeRat;689992
Exactly!  My question was not answered!!!

Suspicious!!!!


Few of mine too ... and man sad Community Initiative is still open so everyone is invited for independent vote
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