[vcf-midatlantic] [OT] light bulb collector/museum
hjohnson at retrotechnology.info
Wed Jan 19 21:06:56 UTC 2022
> One thing that has always annoyed me is that I always hear people talk
> about how art and music changed or influenced history and when I
> mention technologies that have had more of an impact they don't see
> the importance. Other than the phone, car, internet or TV. No one
> seems to think tech history is important or impacting.
Since you make this personal:
1) talk to other people
2) look for better venues
3) write your own history, put it out there, make that important
This works for me, so since Christian made this a personal consideration
I've provided mine.
About "historians". To paraphrase Andy Warhol, "in the future everyone
will be an historian for 15 minutes". Like I was here, today, maybe?
Regards, Herb Johnson
Herbert R. Johnson, New Jersey in the USA
http://www.retrotechnology.com OR .net
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email: hjohnson AT retrotechnology DOT com
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