I loved the Max Headroom series, but I think his shilling for Coke kinda killed the moment for a lot of people. Especially those who didn't see the British TV movie that introduced the character. »
The worst thing is yet another generation of raptors will have body issues because of the impossible standards created by these films. And NOW they're expected to outrun motorcycles! »
After a long week working in the lab, I read a review of "Big Hero 6" by Mercury News writer Tony Hicks and the opening made me smile. »
And one of the great things about Big Hero 6 is the way it shows trial and error — some of the most exciting moments, as well as some of the most moving, involve the main characters trying again and again until they figure something out.
Awesome! That was my favorite part of the first Iron Man film.»
It's funny, I first learned of Ada back in the 80's through a friend who was studying her namesake language and a short time latter he was working at a Babbage's in the mall. And then I read The Difference Engine. »