Alfred Urrutia (
Mon, 19 Jul 1999 10:13:33 -0700 (PDT)

On Jul 18, 11:56pm, Edward Ju wasted bandwidth discussing:
> Subject: Re: [gundam] Flying penis?
> >dude your mind is in the gutter dont be the guy to point shit like that out
> Get a copy of the magazine and see the photo for yourself... if anybody's
> mind is in the gutter it's Syd Mead, who changed the location of the cockpit
> from the same location that's been used by everyone for 20 years!
> Eddie

Didn't Syd say, in an interview, that he was sort of stupified by the
*assignment* of moving the cockpit down to the groin? Doesn't sound like
his mind, but Tomino's, yes? Syd did what he was told, including making
the lines simpler, too.


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 clothes hanger when I was still in the womb?"

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