And TV marathons were strenuously encouraged: The Matrix, terminator 2, South Park.
For the past three days, Bosco Ntaganda, also known as “The terminator,” has been holed up at the American embassy in Rwanda.
Then, unfortunately, came 2003's terminator 3: Rise of the Machines.
1770, "line of separation between the bright and dark parts of a moon or planet," from Latin terminator, from terminare (see terminus). Meaning "one who terminates (something)" is attested from 1846.