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Wednesday, January 19, 2005

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William Saleten rightly points out that, far cooler than the images of Saturn's moon, is the mental image of this robot standing on a hill so far away calmly taking pictures of an orange planet. For some reason, it calls up to mind, the robot standing silhouetted in the fires of the Black Hole, with a man's eyes shifting around inside (I haven't seen the movie since i was 6, and, until I do, despair of understanding the significance of the image).