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A stack of vintage televisions displaying static channels

The Back Catalog

By Jim Speese Songs were in his head. Constantly. It was a problem and he supposed it wasn’t unique. Given the hegemonic presence of advertising jingles and TV show themes and music pumped into grocery stores and pharmacies and hospitals, it seemed quite likely that the fact that songs constantly…

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Epiphany

By David Cravens Rodney Brooks’ colleagues at MIT assumed robots had to be stable but he watched a film of insects tripping, colliding, dropping food— making mistakes so he built Gangus, an android that behaved like an ant scrambling, falling – rectifying errors Tarantino too noticed something of this reading…

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