𝗜𝗡𝗧. 𝗣𝗿𝗼𝗰𝗲𝗲𝗱𝗶𝗻𝗴𝘀 𝗼𝗳 𝗖𝗼𝗻𝗴𝗿𝗲𝘀𝘀 – 𝗨𝗦 𝗖𝗮𝗽𝗶𝘁𝗼𝗹 𝗕𝘂𝗶𝗹𝗱𝗶𝗻𝗴 – 𝗩𝗣’𝘀 𝗖𝗲𝗿𝗲𝗺𝗼𝗻𝗶𝗮𝗹 𝗢𝗳𝗳𝗶𝗰𝗲 – 𝗪𝗮𝘀𝗵𝗶𝗻𝗴𝘁𝗼𝗻, 𝗗𝗖 – 𝗗𝗮𝘆 (𝗝𝘂𝗻𝗲 𝟰, 𝟭𝟵𝟭𝟵) VICE PRESIDENT THOMAS MARSHALL, flanked by SUFFRAGISTS, sits at a table, pen in hand. MARSHALL – “I hereby declare, that all women have the freedom to vote.” He signs the Susan B. Anthony Amendment. The Suffragists clap and share hugs. SUFFRAGIST #1: “About time.” SUFFRAGIST #2: “No kidding.” Marshall finishes signing. MARSHALL – “It’s official.
𝗜𝗡𝗧. 𝗣𝗿𝗼𝗰𝗲𝗲𝗱𝗶𝗻𝗴𝘀 𝗼𝗳 𝘁𝗵𝗲 𝗟𝗼𝗻𝗱𝗼𝗻 𝗠𝗮𝘁𝗵𝗲𝗺𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗰𝗮𝗹 𝗦𝗼𝗰𝗶𝗲𝘁𝘆 – 𝗕𝘂𝗿𝗹𝗶𝗻𝗴𝘁𝗼𝗻 𝗛𝗼𝘂𝘀𝗲 – 𝗟𝗼𝗻𝗱𝗼𝗻, 𝗘𝗻𝗴𝗹𝗮𝗻𝗱 – 𝗗𝗮𝘆 (𝗠𝗮𝘆 𝟮𝟴, 𝟭𝟵𝟯𝟲) ALAN TURING, a British computer scientist and cryptanalyst, approaches the REGISTRAR, who’s smoking a cigarette, holding a binder of papers titled, “On Computable Numbers.” TURING – “I wish to publish this into the society’s records.” Turing hands the binder to the Registrar. REGISTRAR – “Seems heavy.” TURING – “It’s my theoretical basis for what will become the
𝗘𝗫𝗧. 𝗔𝗺𝗲𝗿𝗶𝗰𝗮𝗻 𝗡𝗮𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻𝗮𝗹 𝗘𝘅𝗵𝗶𝗯𝗶𝘁𝗶𝗼𝗻 – 𝗦𝗼𝗸𝗼𝗹𝗻𝗶𝗸𝗶 𝗣𝗮𝗿𝗸 – 𝗠𝗼𝘀𝗰𝗼𝘄 (𝗦𝘂𝗺𝗺𝗲𝗿 𝟭𝟵𝟱𝟵) Soviet leader, NIKITA KHRUSHCHEV, tours an American home kitchen exhibition with US VP, RICHARD NIXON. A Pepsi VP, DONALD KENDALL, stands nearby holding a glass of Pepsi. KENDALL – “Mr. Khrushchev, please try our American Pepsi cola product.” Khrushchev sips the drink and smiles. KHRUSHCHEV – “Let’s put this into the USSR, I give your country our Stolichnaya vodka.” Everyone nods. 𝗙𝗟𝗔𝗦𝗛 𝗙𝗢𝗪𝗔𝗥𝗗 –
𝗜𝗡𝗧. 𝗗𝗿. 𝗝𝗼𝘀𝗲𝗽𝗵 𝗣𝗼𝗽𝗽’𝘀 𝗢𝗳𝗳𝗶𝗰𝗲 – 𝗘𝘂𝗿𝗼𝗽𝗲 (𝗗𝗲𝗰𝗲𝗺𝗯𝗲𝗿 𝟭𝟵𝟴𝟵) DR. JOSEPH POPP, an English evolutionary biologist types frantically on his computer. POPP (to himself) – “…Panama.” He sits back and smiles. 𝗙𝗟𝗔𝗦𝗛 𝗙𝗢𝗪𝗔𝗥𝗗 – 𝗔 𝗗𝗮𝘆 𝗟𝗮𝘁𝗲𝗿 Popp drops off 20K envelopes with floppy disks titled “AIDS Information Introductory Diskette” into the mailbox. 𝗖𝗨𝗧 𝗧𝗢 – 𝗜𝗡𝗧. 𝗠𝗲𝗱𝗶𝗰𝗮𝗹 𝗣𝗿𝗼𝗳𝗲𝘀𝘀𝗶𝗼𝗻𝗮𝗹 𝗢𝗳𝗳𝗶𝗰𝗲 A small medical practice OWNER opens the envelope. OWNER – “AIDS information. Seems relevant, I’ll
𝗜𝗡𝗧. 𝗦𝘆𝗺𝗽𝗼𝘀𝗶𝘂𝗺 𝗼𝗻 𝗣𝗿𝗼𝗴𝗿𝗲𝘀𝘀 𝗶𝗻 𝗤𝘂𝗮𝗹𝗶𝘁𝘆 𝗘𝗹𝗲𝗰𝘁𝗿𝗼𝗻𝗶𝗰 𝗖𝗼𝗺𝗽𝗼𝗻𝗲𝗻𝘁𝘀 – 𝗪𝗮𝘀𝗵𝗶𝗻𝗴𝘁𝗼𝗻, 𝗗𝗖 – 𝗗𝗮𝘆 – 𝗡𝗬𝗖 (𝗠𝗮𝘆 𝟳, 𝟭𝟵𝟱𝟮) GEOFFREY DUMMER, an English radar scientist and electronics engineer working for the Royal Radar Establishment of the British Ministry of Defence, stands at a podium, addressing the AUDIENCE. DUMMER – “I stand before you as the first person ever to present you with the following concept. In the world of the digital, electronic, stored-program computer and respective