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Comment: Re:LoC? (Score 1) 227 227

"Just imagine, materials with 10 times the strength of steel and only a fraction of the weight; shrinking all the information at the Library of Congress into a device the size of a sugar cube; detecting cancerous tumors that are only a few cells in size. Some of these research goals will take 20 or more years to achieve. But that is why — precisely whythere is such a critical role for the federal government."

--Bill Clinton, 2000

Looks like his super impossible vision might be attained just a few years after proposing it

In practice, failures in system development, like unemployment in Russia, happens a lot despite official propaganda to the contrary. -- Paul Licker

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