[Discuss] Bombshell:The Hedy Lamarr Story

Deryk Barker (Honorary Colleague) dbarker at camosun.bc.ca
Mon May 14 12:21:56 PDT 2018


Lamarr was also the subject of Andy Warhol's 1966 movie Hedy (https://www.imdb.com/title/tt0218325/) complete with soundtrack by the Velvet Underground.

I think it was inspired by her 1965 arrest for shoplifting (she would also be arrested for the same offense in 1991).

deryk 

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Deryk Barker, Faculty Emeritus
Computer Science Department
Camosun College, Victoria BC

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Of interest to some on the list? :

Known as a Movie Star but was
involved in the developement of
Frequency Hopping Spread Spectrum
during the 2nd World War.

Friday May 19th on PBS
Ch 87 @ 8:30pm
Ch 19 or 204 @9:00pm
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Ron  De Beck

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