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Sunday, October 31, 2004

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A footnote to New Sincerity's recent musings on retro-futurism, or nostalgia for the futures of the past, provided by "Watchmen" illustrator David Gibbon: "'I wanted to convey how things felt to me back when I was a Mod rather than how they really were. Chromed scooters aren't particularly exciting to people today, but chromed anti-gravity hoverscooters just might be!" Future-retroism, perhaps.