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The 2015 TV in Back to the Future is JVC branded, likely because so too was the 1985 VHS Camera. JVC merged with Kenwood in 2008, so an unlikely TV brand this decade. One of the few brands missing in real 2015, as contrasted to notoriously cursed 2001: A Space Odyssey which had far fewer brands survive. (Sony should do a sci-fi time travel film, because their over use of their own brand would be a fascinating time capsule.)

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Smeap is the honk of a flamingo. Smeap was also at least once, a storybook land at the weird intersection of TV ads and the worlds they seem to inhabit. It was a place where wars were fought over sodas, and talking polar bears had very good reasons to guard soda machines. It was a place where rainbow color candies were harvested for electric power. It was a place where a prairie dog might move to big city inhabited mostly by Pink Flamingos to follow her dream to be private investigator, only to get slowly entangled in the seedy underbelly of crime and prohibited soda trading of the Neon Flamingos and their syndicate. Social media at times lately feels like it has become almost entirely seedy underbelly with very little upside. Maybe it needs more storybook worlds.