tedd@... wrote: > > Hey Gang: > > I thought you might like this: > > --- Quote > This tidbit is from: > > <mailto: "Richard Hermanson" rickh@...> > > I just got this sent to me by my brother: > --- > I am sure you will like this rec.boat.paddle post.... > > iMac in Guadelupe flood > > As a bizarre aside, my niece's husband was doing some search and rescue > in the Guadelupe River area of Texas, and they found one of those new > iMac Macintosh computers floating by. Then snagged it, dried it out, and > turned it on. They were able to access files on it, and determine its > owner, and returned it to him! > > I was so glad to hear a happy story amidst such a disaster! > > --- Un-Quote > > More propaganda? > > tedd I'd bet US$1000 that the iMacs I have wouldn't float. In their boxes, perhaps, but no way otherwise. PB "Dried it out" sounds suspect, too. Floodwater isn't the most pure thing around.