mechanical man

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an automaton that resembles a human being

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Fans One of the highlights was a performance of the new single Love, Love, featuring 20 dancers in gas masks, while the mechanical man moved out into the middle of the stadium carrying the band against a futuristic backdrop.
Gehringer's nickname was "the Mechanical Man," but he was less the Terminator than Tik-tok of Oz.
Bussler was planning to talk about Westinghouse robots, including Elektro, the mechanical man of the 1939 World's Fair.
Children from primary and middle schools around Worcestershire will see the mechanical man dishing out advice as he takes his mini road layout with him.
Randy Burns, the Mechanical Man, will wander the grounds throughout the weekend while the wizard of wood, Gerry Ward, creates sculptures with his chain saws.
Baum wrote of several robots and described the mechanical man Tiktok in 1907, for example, as an "Extra-Responsive, Thought-Creating, Perfect-Talking Mechanical Man .
BACK ON THE CIRCUIT: Before ``Lost in Space'' and R2-D2, there was Elektro, a 7-foot-tall, 300-pound mechanical man who made his debut at the 1939 World's Fair in New York.
In a rarely seen manuscript of his unpublished book The Mechanical Man he wrote: 'I made my experiments in Paris before the people and the press who witnessed my achievements.
Surfing Zucchinis who become jealous, Tom the Mechanical Man, and a true telling of cops shutting down an Arab On Radar show.
If one had a penny in those days, he or she could put it in a gum machine and watch the mechanical man make a full turn and deliver a candy-coated piece of gum.
Inside there was: a milk-bar, in the right breast; a planetarium showing the Milky Way, in the left breast; a mechanical man watching TV, in her heart; a movie-house showing a Greta Garbo film, in her arm; and an art gallery with fake old masters, in one leg.
Having been traumatized himself by the murder of his own father, Sam is altered into a mechanical man, largely vacated of visible feelings, whose eerie emptiness is both invasive and educational.
The Bell Tower" is a story of the artist Bannadonna, who, in creating a mechanical man, strives to rival the power of God.
Customers can also instantly watch movies featured in the festival on Movies On Demand including Sleepless Night, The Giant Mechanical Man, Death of a Superhero and more.