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Comment Not too evil (Score 2, Insightful) 265

First the Communist Party search "compromise", now the carrier traffic shaping "compromise". The road to hell is paved with compromises... Good luck cashing in while you can, Googlies, hustle while you can, get out while the getting is good. You had a good run, about the same as the average young and principled politician, I imagine.

Comment Re:Gotta be a Chinese military virus. (Score 1) 141

Neuromancer is a book written by a time traveller. There is no other explanation. How could a guy in the 70's have seen the future so clearly?

Funny how Gibson's later works have gone off on less prophetic tangents. I guess genius only lasts a little while.

If you're at all interested in technology, society, culture, scifi, the near future, science, or ninjas, you must read it, or audio book it on your iGroan:


"Consider a spherical bear, in simple harmonic motion..." -- Professor in the UCB physics department