a radio anniversary
Sat, 15 Dec 2001 12:36:01 -0500
=E2=89=88On Thursday, December 13, 2001, at 05:02 , Ian Andrew Bell =
> On 12/11/01 9:47 PM, "Chuck Murcko" <email@example.com> wrote:
>> Today is the 100th anniversary of Marconi's first wireless=20
>> "On a windswept piece of Newfoundland 100 years ago this week,=20
>> Marconi, bundled up against the cold and straining to hear into his
>> receiver, became the grandfather of the cell phone."
> Nice to see that 100 years later I'm standing outside my apartment in
> Beachwood Canyon, bundled up against the cold, straining to hear into =
> receiver, desperately trying to figure out who's calling me as AT&T
> spontaneously drops the call.
> Glad to see nothing has changed.
That was the true beauty of the quote. 8^)