John Siracusa and Merlin Mann try to figure out exactly how they got this way.



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#211: A Very Bad Grayble

June 23rd, 2023 · 132 minutes

As a main topic, your hosts talk about Apple's recent Vision Pro announcement.

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In follow-up, John addresses a question from one of Merlin's co-hosts in which John agrees that Merlin is weird.

Also, there's a new movie that John saw and that Merlin hasn't (at the time of recording), and John wants Merlin to figure out how it lost part of a star on his letter box dee.

(Recorded on Tuesday, June 13, 2023)


Sesame Street - Pinball Number Count - YouTube
‎John Siracusa’s films - ★★½ - Letterbox Dee

"John has watched 212 films rated ★★½ "

‎Spider-Man: Across the Spider-Verse (2023)
‎Air (2023)
Sony Patent to Skip Commercials by Yelling Brand Names -

Yelling "McDonalds!" to end a television commercial for the fast-food restaurant is just one example of many "interactive commercials" contained within this patent.

A closer look at Apple’s Vision Pro keyboard and other controls - The Verge