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Submitted for cogitation, an unusual mixed media player. "Technology Connections," a (snarky) American version of "Techmoan" takes a look at "a product in search of a need/market." Do you have a Vinyl LP collection? How about those "unfashionable" music CDs that have been left behind by streaming services? Would you like to play both media? This "rotating platter/multiple CD changer" does work, but you can't play CDs and LPs at the same time. Take a trip down memory lane for a not-very-well-known media player and marvel at how this technical wizardry was accomplished...
I recall hearing about the game, but I preferred "Indiana Jones"/"Their Finest Hour"/"Sam and Max" over this deep dive into a fantasy world. These days, "video games" are "first person shooters" or "bad boy with a car" action-above-discovery tales. Ready to find out what's wrong in this world?, saunter forward, if you dare...
Turner Classic Movies is back in the "Silent+Foreign film" schedule at last! Submitted for your approval, a distinguished looking man shows up at your door, claiming to be a famous film director, and says that the house and it's occupants fit the bill for his new movie. (Yep, Hollyweird has arrived!) What would you do if this "Super Allen Funt" showed up and "charmed the pants off everybody"? So the tale unwinds...with the people who were taken in by this bogus "Cecil B. DeMille."