Shutdown: You’re Welcome


Yeah, there’s pretty much no way this commercial isn’t going to be stuck in your head for the next year or so. Enjoy!

  • tonyola

    So would that display be CGA or EGA?

    • Deartháir

      Not sure… but it's still more advanced than the display on a Texas Instruments graphing calculator.

  • zaddikim

    obligatory XKCD link.

  • I think this was one of the best investments my parents ever made. I sat alone and quite near an outlet for hours at a time, playing with my light brite.

  • Turns out I've been inoculated against this ad, but only because its predecessor is still lurking in my skull on standby. Um, thanks?
    [youtube EKX-2PcWVKs youtube]

    • I refuse to click that, I refuse to click that, I refuse to click that…



      I knew it. Thanks for screwing up my holidays.

      • You're welcome. I remember making everything shown in that ad, too; even the refills.

    • Charles_Barrett

      Yep. We're both apparently of similar age, because THAT version of the ad is the one I remember.