for the Federal Network
the futuristic TV-on-demand
pictured in the movie Starship Troopers
. After selection of a topic
, limited information would appear, followed by the question
'Would you like to know more?'. Answering yes yielded
more detailed information.
The inclusion of these terrific tabloid-style sequences helped tremendously to establish the film's comic-book influenced style. To me, it seems very similar to modern television, except a more appropriate catchphrase for modern television would be 'Would you like to know less?'
The thought has occurred to me that this could be a parody of Microsoft's 'Where do you want to go today?'.
This is a nodeshell rescue brought to you by the letters C and X, and the number 5.
I have since been informed by wharfinger that this phrase does not appear in the book. I bow down to his superior wisdom.