The Best First Pet for a Kid? A Commodore PET!

Today’s Photo of the Day was posted by Alice Tiara and shows who I think is a young child (maybe Alice?) playing on the greatest gift a young kid could get in the 1970s and 1980s, a Commodore PET. Since this is how many kids from that generation were introduced to computers, this should be have been the photo they used in the ad for the PET.



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2 thoughts on “The Best First Pet for a Kid? A Commodore PET!

  1. Dar says:

    She (?) can rightfully claim to have been there when the home computer first came.

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