May 28th, 2008 by rbanks
“When the sun illuminated the lens of the Telectroscope next to the Thames, it was, of course, still nighttime in New York. So the screen inside the scope broadcast back only an empty sidewalk silently framed by the Brooklyn Bridge and the Manhattan skyline.
But then something miraculous occurred. A police officer and a street cleaner walked into the frame. Stopped. And waved.”