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Max The Magnificent
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Re: still working without battery
Max The Magnificent   8/23/2013 10:43:18 AM
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@Rich: I noticed that too

Everyone's a critic LOL

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Max The Magnificent   8/23/2013 10:42:07 AM
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@Caleb: This was pretty cute. I didn't see the punchline coming.

      Good! :-)

I have to mention though, that the watch is working as they walk away without the battery!


Maybe I should have shown them walking away high-fiving each other or something ... but I liked the look of the hollogram ... so I just decided that it was running on a small back-up battery for a few seconds :-)

 

 

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Re: Where can we find an old man at this time of the day?
Max The Magnificent   8/23/2013 10:39:18 AM
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@bwmetz0: I thought the punchline was going to be that he had a suitcase full of the things and he was weighed down by all the dough he was raking in from other yuppies.



That would have been a good ending also ... but I think I prefer mine :-)

 

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rich.pell   8/23/2013 10:05:24 AM
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I noticed that too.  Perhaps it's operating temporarily on stored capacitor power, or even wireless power from the battery pack.  :)

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still working without battery
Caleb Kraft   8/23/2013 9:53:07 AM
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This was pretty cute. I didn't see the punchline coming. I have to mention though, that the watch is working as they walk away without the battery! 

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prabhakar_deosthali   8/23/2013 8:32:57 AM
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I would add one more slide to this where the Yuppie is giving back the watch to the old man for the fear of carrying that heavy suitcase

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David Ashton   8/22/2013 10:24:39 PM
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If you were such a clever old man, would you take a check for $1M from a yuppie who has nothing better to do than stand around in the street?

 

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Re: Where can we find an old man at this time of the day?
bwmetz0   8/22/2013 7:28:28 PM
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I thought the punchline was going to be that he had a suitcase full of the things and he was weighed down by all the dough he was raking in from other yuppies.

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Re: Where can we find an old man at this time of the day?
Max The Magnificent   8/22/2013 5:00:55 PM
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@Warren: If I play the old man can I keep the watch?

This would be the mock-up watch I'm going to fabricate on my 3D printer (when it arrives), in which case the answer is "sure" (I can always "print" another :-)

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Re: Where can we find an old man at this time of the day?
DrFPGA   8/22/2013 4:58:19 PM
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@Max- If I play the old man can I keep the watch?

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