This blog post at Attic #42 hits several of my sweet spots: telephone history, KGB surveillance, a plea for open-source technology, and a gripe about PDFs.
Tags: Asides · Russia is Neat · Technology · Telephony
// Jan 19, 2010 at 5:36 pm
This got me thinking of the “1972 Summit Series/Phil Esposito tinkering with the bug under the carpet/releasing the chandelier below” story http://www.snopes.com/embarrass/accident/bugrug.asp , which I’ve just [disappointedly] learned to be an urban myth.
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