Looking to kill some time at work? Google cleverly hid a playable version of Atari Breakout in the image search gallery. Simply search for “Atari Breakout,” but here’s a link.
I have fond childhood memories of playing Breakout on an Atari 2600 with my friends. If you’re really serious about the history of videogaming, here’s an article with tons o’ details that dazzle and amaze your friends at social gatherings: http://classicgaming.gamespy.com/View.php?view=Articles.Detail&id=395