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Twilight Zone Creator Rod Serling on Where Good Ideas Come From
Twilight Zone Creator Rod Serling on Where Good Ideas Come From

“Ideas are born from what is smelled, heard, seen, experienced, felt, emotionalized.”

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Geometry of Circles: Philip Glass + Sesame Street (1979)
Geometry of Circles: Philip Glass + Sesame Street (1979)

What the greatest composer alive has to do with The Muppets and the foundations of visual thinking.

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Visions of the Future: Isaac Asimov’s Unrealized Pilot
Visions of the Future: Isaac Asimov’s Unrealized Pilot

What vintage computers have to do with unrealized TV series and the future of humanity.

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BBC’s Sherlock: Modernization Done Right
BBC’s Sherlock: Modernization Done Right

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These Are Their Stories: Art Based on Law & Order
These Are Their Stories: Art Based on Law & Order

What mustaches have to do with dead bullies and subway-riding bears.

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