Just occasionally, however, the scale of our collective technological progress takes me out back and knocks seven bells out of me with a 2x4.
To see what I mean, take the following game, which I was obsessed with in 1985. I poured hours of my young life into this game, but never really did get the Keymaster and the Gatekeeper together:
Take that game, fast forward twenty three years, and behold - and I really mean behold - Atari's new Ghostbusters game for our current crop of gaming platforms.
The graphics in that game are better than the special effects in the original movie.