Saturday, January 12, 1991

Please welcome the computer we all know and love, born today...


Panel from 2001: A Space Odyssey graphic novel (1976); script, pencils, and colors by Jack Kirby, inks by Frank Giacoia, colors by Jack Kirby and Marie Severin, letters by John Costanza

Which means he'll die in 2001, at the age of ten. Kinda sad, huh?

One of the ways you can tell that Dave is properly dismantling HAL: HAL gets the square root of pi wrong. It's actually 1.77245385090...

There. I think that qualifies me for "World's Nerdiest Blog" for today.