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Re: Those far-out Flemings

November 22nd, 2019, 4:40 pm

Laurent got his degree from Eindhoven which is in the hi-tech semiconductor region (Philps, ASML).

Funny in the 60s no one knew computers' movies used tape units to impress the audience. People thought they were the computer.
 
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Re: Those far-out Flemings

November 22nd, 2019, 8:45 pm

Well, there are movies and then there are movies. 
How about an underground computer comprising
8000 cubic miles:  Krell underground (1956)

Yes, arguably not a computer, but simply a machine. 
Also, the film debut of Robbie from that Columbo.
 
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Re: Those far-out Flemings

November 22nd, 2019, 9:44 pm

They don't make them like they used to, Wonder if it inspired Kubrik.
 
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Re: Those far-out Flemings

June 5th, 2020, 10:39 am

Belgians call for removal of statues of colonial leader

https://www.rte.ie/news/newslens/2020/0605/1145606-king-leopold-ii/
 
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Re: Those far-out Flemings

June 5th, 2020, 2:08 pm

Sign the petition to save Kat Lee's life and keep him with his loving crazy lady:
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(The girl is Miss Universe btw)
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