Keep it its still a bargain right? Research what you have inside and as long as it isn't damaged beyond normal use, you can swap and replace parts at will. And as new stuff comes out basic economics tell you that old parts will be cheaper so you can have a decent AM2 functional machine for fraction of the price.
My stepdad is pretty poor and not really swimming in money and neither am I.
I might just take the hard drive and dvd drive for myself to use with another computer I got.
I just wanted to make sure this thing wasn't worth ditching just so I wouldn't have a guilty conscience but now I gotta think about this.