[vcf-midatlantic] update: "modern history" exhibit
joprysko1 at gmail.com
Mon Nov 14 21:21:59 EST 2016
The one thing I'm a little confused about is the protractor...
On Sunday, November 13, 2016, Evan Koblentz via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
> Here are the items we have for the modern history exhibit ("everything on
> this wall is now in your phone"):
> - alarm clock
> - notepad
> - newspaper
> - flashlight
> - pedometer
> - stopwatch
> - TV Guide
> - digital voice recorder (somehow we got two of these)
> - protractor
> - wristwatch
> - book
> - camera
> - calculator
> - scanner (but we may omit this due to size)
> Here is what we still need:
> - small calendar
> - address book
> - stand-alone radio
> - pocket dictionary
> - directional compass
> - ipod (doesn't have to work -- we have one but we're using it for another
> - roadmap
> - Gameboy
> - photo album
> - credit card (how do we get one with a fake number?)
> - remote control for a TV
> - small portable TV (we may have one in the warehouse, I'm not sure)
> - answering machine
> - thermal-paper fax machine
Normal Person: Hey, it seems that you know a lot.
Geek: To be honest, it's due to all the surfing I do.
Normal Person: So you go surfing?
Normal Person: But I don't think that has anything to do with knowing a
Geek: I think that's wrong on a fundamental level.
Normal Person: Huh? Huh? What?
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