From benevolent AI to bad robots: J.J. Abrams’ “Person of Interest” Team Bringing ‘Westworld’ Adaptation to HBO

J.J. Abrams Bringing ‘Westworld’ Adaptation to HBO | XFINITY TV Blog by Comcast.

The team behind Abrams’ “Person of Interest” series about a benevolent AI is adapting the 1973 movie about bad robots into a series of one-hour episodes.

Coyoty eats a meatloaf buffet.

At the supersponsors lunch at Anthrocon 2013 in Pittsburgh, PA.

Meatloaf, macaroni & cheese, biscuit, green beans, cucumber salad, potato salad, coffee, and strawberry cheesecake.

Chopforks.  Why else would they give us two of the same kind of fork?

Jack Frost and the Easter Bunny | Flickr – Photo Sharing!

 

Jack Frost and the Easter Bunny | Flickr – Photo Sharing!.

Fan costumes based on characters from the movie “Rise of the Guardians”.  At the Anthrocon 13: “Fast and the Furriest” convention in Pittsburgh, PA.

This 1,600-Year-Old Goblet Shows that the Romans Were Nanotechnology Pioneers | History & Archaeology | Smithsonian Magazine

This 1,600-Year-Old Goblet Shows that the Romans Were Nanotechnology Pioneers | History & Archaeology | Smithsonian Magazine.

The ancient Romans ground silver and gold so fine that when impregnated in the glass, the nanoparticles’ vibrations would change the cup’s color depending on what it contained, with greater sensitivity than modern chemical sensors.  It seems to me that it could have been used to detect poison.

Coyoty eats Denny’s Spicy Cowboy Chopped Steak.

At Denny’s in Vernon, CT. My first time at a Denny’s. Probably my last. Food and service were spotty.

Spicy Cowboy Chopped Steak
“Our juicy hand-pressed chopped steak covered with fire-roasted peppers and onions, melted pepper jack cheese and topped with Onion Tanglers and BBQ sauce.” With fries. It was okay.
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