Why do I think the Colt Model 1903 was ahead of its time
? Look at the photos: no exposed hammer, a grip safety, very thin and not a sharp edge anywhere on it.
When you look at some of the amenities here for the spectators, players and the media, they were far ahead of its time
. That was what [Abdul Rehman] Bukhatir specialised in; he's a visionary and whatever he builds is superior and far advanced."
The bottom line is that Art Vista has created a product that is ahead of its time
, but perhaps too much ahead of its time
The drama, which debuted in 1967, is today credited by its fans as being ahead of its time
A masterpiece of erudition, wit and irreverence more than 100 years ahead of its time
, Tristram Shandy is so important a work in the development of the novel in English and so heavily analyzed by academics that casual readers, assuming they ever hear of it, avoid it by definition.
Pre-empting London's dockland renaissance by almost a decade, this dramatic warehouse conversion, with distinctive concrete waffle slab and glazed mansard roof, was well ahead of its time
, and led the way.
And looked at from the early twenty-first century, Wesselmann's vision of flagrant female carnality, far from being politically incorrect, can be seen as ahead of its time
. Think, for example, of the TV series The L Word, which, in a totally new and politically correct context of gender equality, has resurrected the California-style naked woman, but this time as the object of the most lustful, same-sex passions.
Ahead of its time
in 1976, it had all mod cons: an integrated keyboard, two floppy disk drives and a monitor.