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"The idea I want to push next is that the United States should make Siberia a Protectorate. Pay the Russians off a hundred, two hundred billion dollars and simply run Siberia in an ecologically responsible way."
- Gregory Benford

Giant Flat Panel Display  
  Movie screen-sized flat panel display for live televised images.  

When a leading political figure wished to speak to the populace, he could go to a special television studio and have his likeness presented on enormous public displays.


(Giant screen in H.G. Wells' Things to Come)

From The Shape of Things To Come, by H.G. Wells.
Published by Alexander Korda Productions in 1936
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