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Wow, that article brings back some memories.
Around 1968 we used black pantyhose as anti-glare on CRT screens that were set into benchtops. I don't recall any colour artifacts, but it was very effective in breaking up reflections.
In the same general era, my sister-in-law had a blue/pink/green overlay on her B&W tv. I found it disconcerting.
Software rusts. Simon Stephenson, ca 1994. So does this signature. me, 2012
We were told to convert to color only had to replace a tube; had visions of this being something akin to a small piece of hose pipe.
Later we did upgrade, and got the latest model complete with a remote control - attached to the TV by a wire. That was really innovative as if you lost the remote could follow the wire back from the TV - why don't they do that these days?
Did you ever see history portrayed as an old man with a wise brow and pulseless heart, waging all things in the balance of reason?
Is not rather the genius of history like an eternal, imploring maiden, full of fire, with a burning heart and flaming soul, humanly warm and humanly beautiful?
Training a telescope on one’s own belly button will only reveal lint. You like that? You go right on staring at it. I prefer looking at galaxies.
-- Sarah Hoyt
Little Willie from the mirror
licked the Mercury all off
thinking in his childish manner
it would cure his whooping cough
at the funeral Willie's mother
smartly said to Mrs. Brown
'twas a chilly day for Willie
when the Mercury went down.
Bad command or file name. Bad, bad command! Sit! Stay! Staaaay...
btw... what a nice plane, specially the upper deck (and its bar)
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Let me guess! It bounced back to development for bug fixing...
Anything that is unrelated to elephants is irrelephant Anonymous - The problem with quotes on the internet is that you can never tell if they're genuine Winston Churchill, 1944 - I'd just like a chance to prove that money can't make me happy. Me, all the time