- Günter Radtke

G​ood Morning, Oppo

A​ll that technology of the future and they still have a B&W screen in the car

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  • Let's not make unnecessary assumptions. Maybe they're watching a noir.

      10 months ago
    • TCM

        10 months ago
    • Silly responses aside, unless this is a much older picture than it appears, color television was a thing, if a an uncommon and expensive thing. I would assume the artist made a couple of conscious choices here regarding rate of adoption of...

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        10 months ago
  • As much as people complain about different looking architecture, it is something that generally tends to last a while. I'd be okay with some of those buildings existing today.

      10 months ago
    • I'm mainly worried about the "beam of ionizing radiation" emanating into the sky from the building in the left, rear, background...

      Must be the final evolution of Musk's Space Internet-- pumping all our hard-earned Bitcoin to Mars...

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        10 months ago
    • Maybe that alternate version of the future didn't learn from the Shard building, and accidentally shaped the roof like a giant parabolic reflector?

        10 months ago
  • Hey! I just noticed a shocking lack of jetpacks in the sky!

      10 months ago
  • Reminds me of the work of Arthur Radebaugh. Awesome. I love retro-futuristic art like this, their version of the future looked so much cooler... Instead we got minimalism and hexagons. Yayyy... But really, enough of the technology they predicted exists now that we could totally build the 50s and 60s idea of the car of the future now if we wanted to.

      10 months ago
    • I like reading science fiction from that era as much for the cover art as for the stories.

        10 months ago
  • The astute will notice, despite them playing Vichy French Strip Backgammon with Casablanca playing in the background, there is AN ACTUAL STEERING YOKE there for the least-inebriated amongst them to take over AT A MOMENT'S NOTICE. If they need to.

    Just like our Martian Lord Elon intended.

    Prophecy. it's not just a Dune thing.

      10 months ago
    • I am a fan of Tully Zetford (Kenneth Bulmer) and the 70s era of pulp sci fi (one of his books I have came with a cigarette ad as one of the pages). In one scene, the hero comes into town in a stolen car and he has to give control over to the central...

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        10 months ago
    • But did he fling flaming laptop batteries at the Rozzers, while screaming "you'll never take me alive, coppers!"?

        10 months ago
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