Post by Ace Kefford Post by Piotr Mancini
Jack Nicholson: "She Fell Funny" (downrange)
Is Hollywood trying to tell us something?
Notice the visual aids in the forensic ballistics class.
- Oliver Stone
- Alec Baldwin
[To be continued? you betcha']
I fully agree. Since I began working with the Internet I have been
considering and implementing novel web-based services. In my MIT days, I
- The university's first automated voting system. It was a way to
protest that Venezuelans overseas could not vote. We won: that
right/obligation was incorporated in the new constitution. The MIT
Student Union announced with great fanfare the election of its
officers via computer. I posted: "Been there, done that, have the
t-shirt". I beat them by a year or two.
The software that I wrote had the coolest name ever: "Elector Electro"
- The first music on demand service. It was Internet wide accessible
(provided that you had the bandwidth: a decent modem). Again, it was a
server populated with songs from Venezuela and Latin American
countries. Needless to say, the Argentinians are huge fans of their
tango, we had to replace a much abused IBM hard disk 3 times. As
usual, the client software was free (Real Audio) but the server was
very expensive. I simply told the company that I had a Not-for-Profit
for Hispanics overseas, got a hefty discount. One thousand streams at
a time. They were filled the day El Bastardo won the elections, in
Fast forward to 2019, JFK Activism, wearing my new (and probably last)
I have two experimental services in my/your/our video channel:
"Mocking The Kennedys"Loading Image...
"How Can Hollywood Help us With the Simulations?"Loading Image...
JFK Numbers (and original Internet-based services)