Sunday, August 28, 2005

Just One Word

Mr. McGuire: I want to say one word to you. Just one word.

Benjamin: Yes, sir.

Mr. McGuire: Are you listening?

Benjamin: Yes, I am.

Mr. McGuire: Plastics.

From Memorable Quotes from The Graduate (IMDb)

Even in spaceships. It seems that NASA is studying how to build spaceships out of polyethylene. It's not obvious, but the stuff is light, strong, and a good radiation shield.

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