"PKB", I think, is the term you are looking for here.
Obviously, all private funding for science should be required to be funneled throught Lessig's superpac to be vetted and pasteurized for social responsibility, political correctness, and overall greenness. I nominate Hugh for the job.
Funding is less of an issue to me than the allegations of fraud on both sides of this "debate".
Go to the home page. Scroll down to the bottom. You'll see it.
I'm assuming the Beta site is is sparse because it's, well, beta, and still pretty skeletal.
No, ultimately, it's so you will be able to put one Android phone in 7 bars on Tybee and 1 in a mortuary in Port Wentworth and end up with an 8-line distributed Cnet Amiga cluster to play spot the Fed on.
Thanks and a tip 'o the hat to Don Murray and the old Night Owl BBS crowd.
Tsk. That's "shoulda", not "should of".
Never mind, found 'em.
Yeah, they'll shoot if threatened. Liberals will imagine, foster, and sieze on threats, and demand that somebody with guns take those dangerous threats away. Much more, um, manly.
Speaking of gender, this is old, but given His Sagacity's grand, new, and, oh-so-reassuring government-run Brain Mapping moonrace, here's one for the ladies:
Men Locate the Clitoris: The Female Erotic Brain Is Mapped | TIME.com
"Wherever determinism appears, controversy attends, raising spectres of days when colonialists, eugenicists, public health officials, and political idealists believed they could cure the human condition through manipulation and force."....oh, wait. Wrong tense, anyway.
Why, that's crazy talk! An efficient, renewable energy source, plus essentially eliminate the nuke waste bogeyman? Are you mad???
So where's the Kickstarter?
Is Greenpeace itself handling its own funding with more transparency and, um, forthrightness than it was 10 years ago? Much less it's activism, which often makes me wonder if it's less engaged in saving the planet than in alarmist market manipulation.
Really, talk about PKB.
All the world's a stage,
And all the men and women merely players:
They have their exits and their entrances;
And one man in his time plays many parts,...
---Bill S., 1600
Not a sparrow shall fall...
Now if only one could get a copy of the script in advance....
"Whoa, kind of feel like God!"
---"Cereal Killer" in Hackers I
ack. I was thinking of Porsche's diesel electric designs. Dunno if he did any turbine-electrics.