"When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems as though you could not hang on a minute longer, never give up then, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn."
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Did you hear about the guy who got hit in the head with a can of soda? He was lucky it was a soft drink!
Tyromancy is the practice of predicting the future with cheese.
Shoe shops used X-Ray machines to measure shoe sizes in the 1940’s before the risks of X-Rays were fully understood.
NASA accidentally recorded over the original Apollo 11 moon landing tapes and lost a critical piece of human history forever. An investigation in the 1990s determined the tapes had been erased and re-used during a data tape shortage during the early 1980s.
"Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you?"
The Graduate, 1967
What technology from a science fiction movie would you most like to have?
How Much of a Daredevil Are You?
What scifi movie or book would you like the future to be like?