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Old July 7 2013, 07:41 PM   #11
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Re: The X-Files: for want of a modern cellphone...

davejames wrote: View Post
Yeah it's always weird seeing those old flip-phones and big, clunky computers in old movies and TV shows now.
I still use a Nokia flip-open cellphone. It works.

Samurai8472 wrote: View Post
Modern technology would ruin the "X-files".
The X-Files is hardly unique in that respect. How many movies and TV shows from the pre-cellular age have plot points that depend on a character being able to get to a phone -- or not being able to get to a phone? All those stories would have to be written differently today.
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