So I turn on my Apple IIe today...Ultima III (Exodus) boots up...then, out of nowhere...
...and a smell that can only be described as, "Oh, I hope this isn't going to be too expensive."
There's smoke coming from floppy drive #2. I shut down quickly, unplug, and get that ribbon off the controller card.
Take it apart, and see this:
I only post this because I'm sure it has happened to everyone at least once, right?
I feel like an initiated member of the club now.