G5 Violated!

“How I PC’d an Apple G5”

There are NO words to describe my utter shock and abhorrance for this dickhead. He gets a G5 for a GIFT! Who the hell gets a G5 for a GIFT?

Ok that’s not what I’m truly shocked at. He dissembowels it so he can whack PC bits in it so he can run Windows XP, apparently he wanted a Dell (Dill or Hell) not a G5!

Where are the Apple police when you need them!

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7 Comments


  1. Red Wolf

    29 January 2004 at 12.38 pm

    Ignoring the whole Apple violation, he wanted a Dell? People should be shot on sight for even uttering that phrase. Fuckwits who want Dells wouldn’t know it’s even possible to mod a PC, so I’m thinking this guy is a troll

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  2. sbszine

    29 January 2004 at 2.30 pm

    Windows XP.
    Dear god

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  3. ginshirou

    8 February 2004 at 3.49 am

    Techworld notes that G5 Case Mod is a hoax:

    …he simply filled it with PC workings and then photographed his own working G5 with the side of the case off. Concocting a far-fetched anecdote around the wheeze and sending it off to a website was probably not the best move however. In a matter of two days he claims to have received 1,300 messages of contempt, disgust and incomprehension.

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  4. Red Wolf

    8 February 2004 at 2.32 pm

    Thanks to ginshirou for confirming that Dell-tard is not only a troll, but the G5 violation was a hoax

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  5. lucie

    9 February 2004 at 6.12 pm

    Phew! It was all just a bad dream after all.

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  6. dilated

    10 February 2004 at 10.10 am

    I’m surprised he didn’t get any death threats

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  7. Red Wolf

    10 February 2004 at 10.52 am

    There’s an update from the original article with a note from the wingnut behind the hoax. Does the suggestion from one mortified Mac aficionado that he “should be hung by his testicles and lit on fire” count as a death threat?

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