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The dubious fruits of pre-Jobs Apple CEO Michael Scott’s labours in the early 1980s.

In 1982, Apple was in its sixth year of existence, and Steve Jobs, Apple’s cofounder and Chairman, was twenty-eight years old. Steve, intuitive and fanatical about great design, realized that the company was in crisis.

Above: the hideous Snow White Concept 2 MacBook (1982); the vomitous MacPhone (1984); the deeply stupid Jonathan Mac (1982) and the burn-it-with-fire Workbench and Music Mac (1982).

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