I even got a monthly tv spot with Leo Laporte on what was then called Tech Tv. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wdh5dqbvrDE
And still...none of my games have ever been as cool as OP's. Great work man
I had no idea the author was 14 when he wrote it. I was reading it when I was only three years younger as my first programming book. Unfortunately it wasn't exactly what I was looking for, but it definitely helped me get started in the world of programming.
First, I started programming at 15.
Second, the beard you had at 16! Back then, I would have killed for one of those.