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  1. Show me the money! Dividends are all the rageRead the original story

    Thursday | GantDaily.com

    ... DIVCON tracker - a nod to the U.S. government's DEFCON tracker that was featured in the 80s Matthew Broderick movie WarGames. In this case, DIVCON 1 does not mean that nuclear winter is coming , but a dividend cut might. Stocks rated ad DIVCON 5 are ...

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  2. For my daughterRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jul 19 | TechCrunch

    ... just running around in the woods - from Predator . Some of my first programs mimicked the onscreen prompts from WarGames . Girls watched some of the same movies but, as we are fast learning, they didn't get the same lessons. While I had a ...

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  3. Tomgram: William Astore, We Have Met the Alien and He Is UsRead the original story

    Tuesday Jul 12 | War Is A Crime

    ... on a space-based missile defense system that, in the cinematic spirit of the moment, critics dubbed "Star Wars." WarGames , on the other hand, indicated that some combination of dumb luck, a smart computer, and an impossibly young Matthew Broderick ...

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  4. Top 3 Ways to Hack the PentagonRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 28 | Fox News

    Ever since Matthew Broderick broke into the Department of Defense in 1983's WarGames , hacking the Pentagon has been a hacker's dream. As explained in a press release from HackerOne , from April 18 to May 12, the Department of Defense ran a "Hack the Pentagon" pilot program inviting a select group of hackers to attempt to break into DoD websites.

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  5. Microsoft Bot Framework Post Round-UpRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 15, 2016 | MSDN Blogs

    ... which later will be used in my Facebook page (Yes, I've got a never seen Facebook page )... In the classic movie Wargames from 1983 where a young Matthew Broderick calls up a military supercomputer called WOPR (War Operation Plan Response), he ...

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  6. Shining City, Starring Matthew Broderick, Opens Tonight at Irish RepRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 8, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... TV: "The Music Man" on ABC and "'Master Harold'... And the Boys" on Showtime. Films include Max Dugan Returns, WarGames, 1918, On Valentine's Day, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Project X, Lady-Hawke, Biloxi Blues, Glory, Family Business, The Freshman, ...

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  7. As Silence, Defiance Goes On Over DishonestEdit, Katie Couric's Proud LegacyTaking Serious HitRead the original story

    May 28, 2016 | Lucianne.com

    ... As a child who became a curious teenager as the 80s became the 90s, mine were these in this order: Ally Sheedy (WarGames version) Elisabeth Shue (Karate Kid version) Meg Ryan (When Harry Met Sally version) Katie Couric (Today Show version) ..Guess ...

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  8. The Dude abides the Kingsman: the Golden Circle... 1st Elton John, now this?!?!?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2016 | Ain't It Cool News

    ... portrayal of that gaming programmer that made me want to tie my life to a computer. Much like Matthew Broderick in WARGAMES. Those were the two roles that made me a computer geek forever. Meanwhile, aren't you curious as hell about the Golden ...

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  9. The author's grandfather, Yoshio Tsuchioka, in 1947Read the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | Chambersburg Public Opinion

    ... Olympic boycotts and Matthew Broderick holding off global thermonuclear Armageddon through tic-tac-toe in WarGames . Following my grandfather and mother, I also embraced the lessons of Hiroshima for my own time and place. Over the past 18 years, I ...

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  10. 'X-Men' Issues: Hiding Oscar Isaac Is Only The BeginningRead the original story w/Photo

    May 26, 2016 | WGBH

    ... spends most of the movie in Michael Jackson's red leather jacket from the "Thriller" video) and less so (a cameo by WarGames star Ally Sheedy). Here is a movie that gets the details right while getting the big stuff - pacing, emotional investment, ...

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  11. a Tron,a a Final Fantasya among best video-game-themed filmsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2016 | Star-Telegram.com

    ... grew up during the golden age of the arcades. A film the late, great Roger Ebert called "scary and intelligent," WarGames has more to do with computer games than video games (though we do see our hero playing Galaga ), but it's just so darn good we ...

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  12. Government officials can no longer be ignorant about cybersecurityRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | Engadget

    ... the treasure trove of data on individual people's smartphones. We've gone from rooting for Matthew Broderick in WarGames and giggling at the hilarity of the 1990s movie Hackers (hack the planet!) to wondering how long before we have to change our ...

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  13. BioShock creator Ken Levine working on interactive Twilight Zone movieRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Polygon

    ... projects in the past. Barlow has also said he and Interlude would be working on an interactive adaptation of WarGames , the 1983 film starring Matthew Broderick and Ally Sheedy. Levine did specify that while he was excited about the opportunity he ...

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  14. Twilight Zone' Interactive Reboot in the WorksRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2016 | Darien News-Review

    ... each time." Episodic content is new for Interlude. It is also developing a series based on the 1983 film "WarGames," part of partnership with studio MGM, which is also an investor in the start-up. That series plays out almost like a game based on ...

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  15. Matthew Broderick to Star in Revival of Conor McPherson's Shining CityRead the original story

    Apr 7, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... TV: "The Music Man" on ABC and "'Master Harold'... And the Boys" on Showtime. Films include Max Dugan Returns, WarGames, 1918, On Valentine's Day, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Project X, Lady-Hawke, Biloxi Blues, Glory, Family Business, The Freshman, ...

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  16. Artificial Intelligence, Spiritual Evolution and a World Without AngerRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 24, 2016 | Switched

    ... In fact, we have a cinematic alternative to the dystopian Terminator future in the old Matthew Broderick flick, Wargames where the supercomputer shuts down the nuclear brink by stating, "the only winning move is not to play." Sitting on the beach, ...

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  17. Podcast: Screenwriter Walter Parkes on how fiction can inspire changeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 6, 2016 | Christian Science Monitor

    When screenwriter Walter Parkes recently found out that former President Reagan issued the country's first national policy to secure information systems because of his movie "WarGames," he was filled with pride - and relief. Mr. Parkes had long worried whether he and Lawrence Lasker - his cowriter on the 1983 box-office hit - inadvertently inspired malicious hackers by sensationalizing computer attacks in pop culture.

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  18. 'No Orpheus' Revisits The Dreams And Passions Of An Aging MotherRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 21, 2016 | New Hampshire Public Radio -

    ... the story of how cyber security policy was affected when President Reagan watched the 1983 Matthew Broderick film, "WarGames." We'll also talk about the battle between Apple and the FBI. I hope you'll join us. Transcript provided by NPR, Copyright ...

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  19. 'Her Story' creator to tackle interactive reboot of 'WarGames'Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 15, 2016 | Los Angeles Times

    ... Story," has joined the staff of new media firm Interlude and is working on an interactive reboot of the 1983 film "WarGames." Barlow will be the executive creative director at Interlude, where he will also lead the development of a number of new ...

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  20. Stage Tube: Matthew Broderick and Nathan Lane Reunite on Jimmy Kimmel Tonight to Mock Donald TrumpRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2016 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... TV: "The Music Man" on ABC and "'Master Harold'... And the Boys" on Showtime. Films include Max Dugan Returns, WarGames, 1918, On Valentine's Day, Ferris Bueller's Day Off, Project X, Lady-Hawke, Biloxi Blues, Glory, Family Business, The Freshman, ...

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