The Computer Wore Tennis Shoes

Continuity mistake: Professor Quigley shows his students a grocery list, and then demonstrates how a computer can be used to make a phone call to the grocer's and place the order by playing a recorded message. However, the grocery items named on the recording do not match the items on the list.

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Other mistake: A group of students poses as painters so they can investigate shady doings at A.J. Arno's home. They had made a work order which included their dormitory's phone number. When Arno calls the number, he asks, "Is this 247-8824?" A student says "Yes" but the number on the phone dial is "471249624."

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Trivia: When Walt Disney died of lung cancer in the mid-1960s, his last written words were "Kurt Russel," alluding to a Disney actor who was only a young teenager at the time. Kurt Russel went on to become a prominent actor in film in his adult years.

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Charles Austin Miller

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