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35900Re: [midatlanticretro] IBM System/360 on Mad Men

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  • Cory Smelosky
    May 10 7:06 AM
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      On Sat, 10 May 2014, bob@... [midatlanticretro] wrote:

      > I assume everyone saw this week's episode of Mad Men "The Monolith" where they get an IBM System 360 installed? Was this accurate, also considering it was 1969? Do we know where they borrowed this machine from - or is it merely a prop?
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      I haven't actually seen it, did they install just the control panel or did
      they go all-out on the prop budget?

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      > There are lots of subtle and not-so-subtle nods to 2001: A Space Odyssey too.
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