Author: Electric Monk
Agent of POD: Act of God
Time of POD: 1986
Current Date: Late 1980s (thematic, rather than chronological, flow)
Pop Culture Focus: Eclectic, but primarily video games
Changes to Star Trek: The development of TNG is radically altered
Now that I won't confirm or denyThat is a fun idea you only did because you wanted to talk about changes to Star Trek. I'm onto you .
I was just going by what you said, in your timeline, about video game updates being "the spine", but I'll change it to "in particular"Electric Monk said:I've done Bond, Trek, and Max Headroom versus two tech & videogame posts so I wouldn't say primarily….
I was just going by what you said, in your timeline, about video game updates being "the spine", but I'll change it to "in particular"
I decided to make the tech/videogame stuff the linear spine of the timeline and hang more in-depth pop culture looks off of it.
The following piece of Polonian advice pretty much encapsulates his whole arcade ethos: “PacMan player, be not proud, nor too macho, and you will prosper on the dotted screen.” I’m no expert, I’ll admit, but I’ll go out on a critical limb here and suggest that this might be the sole instance of the use of the mock-heroic tone in a video game player’s guide.
In other words: there doesn't seem to be much evidence that Gary Hart is any more of a womanizer than any other male politician of his era. Take away a couple of weird coincidences and the issue goes away.