One of the truths involving great Science Fiction is that it takes any idea -- no matter how complex -- and makes it accessible for the reader, viewer, or general enthusiast. Like Steven Spielberg did in bringing Michael Crichton's bestselling Jurassic Park to big, bold, brash cinematic life. In it, Jeff Goldblum gives a great little verbal dissertation about Chaos Theory in such a way that it becomes part and parcel of the main story. That's exactly what I'm talking about, and that's exactly why we'll give Mr. Goldblum a big shout-out today for his birthday.
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