Giant Robot Store and GR2 News

The banner is getting installed, but after finding a few snags in the print out, it’s all getting redone. Damn. So close, but not close enough. It’s a good looking wall.


Eishi Takaoka sculpture. The light was dim, so the photo is too.


Lynn Yamasaki… she made GR Jello. Those are Big Boss Robots in there. Seriously great and they taste great too.


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9/11 is a day to remember a horrible event, but it’s also a day that he called in all airplanes. “Mineta shouted into the phone to Monte Belger at the FAA: “Monte, bring all the planes down.” It was an unprecedented order-there were 4,546 airplanes in the air at the time.” GR friend Konrad Ng interviews him and it’s on ustream. It’s a little jittery at least on our computers, but the audio is clear. Listen to it like a podcast. ( – Norman Mineta) Inouye also lends some words to remember 9/11 ( –  Inouye 9/11)   Video streaming by Ustream That’s Konrad Ng on right conducting the interview.
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