Vintage Gateway Desktop Wallpaper Is Now My Current Desktop Wallpaper

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Ah, the heady days of 1994. Back then, computers were beige and sold with surfing cow wallpaper, and we liked it that way, dammit.

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Flickr user Jason Scott stumbled on an old CD (for Windows 3.1!) that came with Gateway desktops, containing a pile of amazing cow-based images to be used for wallpaper. They're all pretty amazing, and make us wish Gateway hadn't abandoned its bovine style so readily. The cow is ripe for a comeback! [Jason Scott Flickr via Boing Boing Gadgets]

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imadifferentbird
I'm A Different Bird

Heh, I wonder how many furries got their start off of a Gateway PC?

And now that you've thought about it, you can't un-think it. :p