uctpjac writes: Jonathan Zittrain, Professor of CyberLaw here and there, gave a lecture explaining that the Internet has to be taken out of the hands of the anarchists, the libertarians and the State and handed back to self-policing communities of experts. If we don't do this, the Internet will suffer "self-closure" — the open system that seals itself as its incapacity to put its own house in order leads to the take-over by government and business.
Economists state their GNP growth projections to the nearest tenth of a
percentage point to prove they have a sense of humor.
-- Edgar R. Fiedler