"'Why throw that out? I'll put it away with the others.'"
An old Opera Press Release (14/2/2003)
Posted by Tom at 11:27 am
"When a ghost leaves one side of the player's screen ... it instantly leaps to the nearest person's console. To continue, the player must look over that person's shoulder at his or her computer screen."
Posted by Tom at 6:29 pm
"people consistently over-commit because they expect to have more time in the future than they do right now."
"He would like to study how people can be taught to realise they will be just as busy in the future as they are today."
Posted by Tom at 10:32 pm
"The nuclear-powered submarine USS San Francisco was heading toward Australia on Jan. 8 when it hit an underwater mountain not marked on naval charts."
"'Most of the world's oceans are imprecisely mapped, and depths from Captain Cook using lead lines are still used on some charts'"
Posted by Tom at 10:31 pm
"Achtung: Das machine ist nicht fer gerfingerpoken und mittengraben. Ist easy snappen der springenwerk blowenfusen, und corkenpoppin mit spitzensparken. Ist nicht fer gewerken by das [dumpfoken]. Das rubbernecken sightseeren keepen das hands in das pockets. Relaxen und watchen das blinkenlights"
Posted by Tom at 2:02 pm