The story behind the “1984″ Mac ad. Post navigation Previous post: Chugach State Park, AlaskaNext post: The View from Ganymede Posted April 29, 2011 by Dana The story behind the “1984” Mac ad. Click here to read the full story. It’s a fascinating one, especially if you remember rising slowly to your feet that day at halftime, jaw dropped, watching it. Chatter Random Friday Apple Mac Steve JobsShare!TweetShare on TumblrPocketEmailPrintLike this:Like Loading... Dana View All → Author and founder of Storyknife.org.