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'The Terminator' at 30: An oral history.

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This Entertainment Weekly (EW) article has an interesting interview on various first Terminator movie people on how the film/movie begun and ran into problems before it hit the public to become popular.

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What did you think of ExANT tel(evision/ly)/TV series?

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Starcher Trek

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Dorkly mentioned a Starcher Trek's funny Vimeo videos (only three/3 at this time) that combine the Star Trek: The Animated Series with Archer.

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Purrmageddon Flash game features cats in mech suits wrecking havoc and causing the apocalypse!

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Blue's News shared an addicting cute mindless shooting Flash game on Crazy Games and its official web site, kiz10 -- "Purrmageddon features cats in mech suits wrecking havoc and causing the apocalypse! Help the kitty to blast enemies, helicopters, and airships..."

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Ringing a bell: 11/Eleven common phrases and terms that came from obsolete technology.

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ITworld has a 21 pages slide show, or just use this ugly one/single web page, showing "Ringing a bell: 11 common phrases and terms that came from obsolete technology

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Let's Compare (Old Video Game (Port/System/Platform)s)

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Gaming History Source's YouTube video channel has a ton of "Let's Compare" on old video games on various (system/port/platform)s. It already has video playlists for each year

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RANKED: The Rarest, Most Expensive Video Games In The World

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HardOCP shared a Business Insider slide show (one/1 ugly web page to avoid sixteen/16 clicks) that shows "RANKED: The Rarest, Most Expensive Video Games In The World -- Just because video games are fun doesn't mean they can't mean serious business.

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"Facebook quizzes are stupid."

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VideoSift shared a funny three/3 minutes and 12 seconds YouTube video of the annoying things on the Internet like "Facebook quizzes are stupid."

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My Late Night Routeeen

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Dorkly shared a funny and pretty accurate two/2 minutes and 51 seconds animated YouTube video showing "My Late Night Routeeen". Note that there are cussings in it.

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Why Kal-El was really sent away from Krypton...

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This xkcd comic strip shows the real reason why Kal-El was really sent away from Krypton...

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This is why Darth Vader should not be playing (base/soft)ball.

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VideoSift shared a funny 30 seconds video showing a Japanese telly/television/TV commercial/ad(vertisement)/spot showing Star Wars' Darth Vader making a powerful home run

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Pixel Art + Star Trek = Pixel Trek

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Indie Retro News shared an interactive Flash web site called "PixelTrek" It is basically Pixel Art + Star Trek (The Next Generation) -- "Get a never seen impression of the fabulous United Space Ship (U.S.S.) Enterprise-D. But not in that way how you know the ship from the TV show.

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Robert Full: The secrets of nature's grossest creatures, channeled into robots.

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VideoSift shared an over five/5 minutes YouTube video, also on TED's web site, showing "... The secrets of nature's grossest creatures, channeled into robots -- How can robots learn to stabilize on rough terrain, walk upside down, do gymnastic maneuvers in air and run into walls without harming themselves?

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Interstellar 8-Track: How Voyager’s Vintage Tech Keeps Running

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MicSauce's Reddit comment mentioned an old Wired article showing "Interstellar 8-Track: How Voyager's Vintage Tech Keeps Running ... Launched in 1977, the probe is vintage space hardware. At more than 36 years old, or roughly a millennium in computer years, it's an impressive feat to have the spacecraft drifting through the material between stars. Looking at the machine's specs is a reminder of how far electronics have come in the intervening years..."

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CommandCom 2009: Louis Castle Presentation – History of Command & Conquer (C&C)

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CNCNZ.com shared three/3 embedded YouTube videos (almost 27 minutes long) showing Louis Castle's CommandCom Presentation - History of Command & Conquer (C&C) from 2009

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