I’m such a sucker: I bought an older GPU to replace a newer one

This post originally appeared on the personal blog of world-famous reporter, Kevin C. Tofel. It is re-printed here with his permission, because he is a good, generous, dude.

A few weeks back, I explained how my $900 gaming PC quickly became a $1,200 gaming PC. Would you believe we’re up to $1,500 now?

Yeah, I’m a sucker.

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Coin-Op of the Realm

Ricky Schroeder may have been the Tiger Beat star of the 80s sitcom Silver Spoons, but what caught my eye (and the attention of my friends) about the show back then was that the Rickster and his infantalized father had an arcade in their house.

Sure, I had an Atari, but actual stand up arcade games in your great room? That was some real one percent [expletive] right there.

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