Actor Ben Curtis talks about what it was like representing and being the face of Dell in those insipid “Dude, you’re getting a Dell” commercials back when Microsoft and the PC box assemblers still had much of the world hoodwinked.

 
He speaks on Bloomberg Television‘s “Market Makers.”

 
I am using a Mac right now…

It’s sort of been one of the necessities, which I think Dell is competing with… – Ben Curtis, former “Dell Dude”

 

MacDailyNews Take: “Competing with.” As in, being run over by Steve Jobs’ Apple freight train and now desperately trying to gather up the little company’s handful of remaining marbles and limp away home to hide.

 

 
Direct link to video here.

 

MacDailyNews Take: Got any snappy retorts today, Mikey?

Hello, Mikey?

Michael Dell

[Thanks to MacDailyNews Reader "Dell Dude Fan" for the heads up.]

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