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Too many secrets

Brian Barto should be nominated for some sort of award. He’s recreated the “hacking” effect from one of my favorite movies of all times, 1992’s Sneakers1 as a command line program.

Sneakers coding
Sneakers coding effect, as created by Brian Barto.

The program actually takes a little bit of command-line know-how to set up, but the results, as you can clearly see, are glorious. Anybody want to blackout New England?

[via Spencer on Twitter]


  1. Lex Friedman and I discussed Sneakers way back in 2014 on Not Playing with Lex and Dan. ↩