Space marines from Star Control II. I think that they got it right on.
If my understanding is correct, the alternative crypto-currency peercoin does not have this problem. It probably has other issues, but once it starts operating in purely proof-of-stake mode then the 51% attack simply disappears. Is that correct?
Issues such as this might encourage use of alternate coins that don't rely on mining in the long term (e.g. peercoin).
Probably participation in an open office design should be optional so that all the extraverts can follow their desires and get together in one ginormous noisy collaborative hive and all the introverts can follow their desires and perform deep contemplative naval gazing in their alone-cave.
I don't understand why weapons that can fire in a burst are illegal. What is the rational for this?
I would strongly recommend the adventure creation kit.
There was a Slashdot story not so long ago related to this issue.
It has its own website here too: