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Old December 15 2012, 06:27 PM   #41
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Re: TOS Microtapes: help me settle a debate!

Mr. Laser Beam wrote: View Post
And its rather stilted monotone way of speaking (in either universe).
At the time, that monotone fit the general public's idea of a "robot" or "computer" voice -- even though ten years earlier, Forbidden Planet's Robby spoke fluent conversational English with normal inflection and pitch variation.

(And 187 other languages along with their various dialects and sub-tongues!)
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