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Week 81

05.26.03

Pablo Picasso, anarchist enemy of the state.

http://www.timesonline.co.uk/article/
0,,3-682616,00.html

 

05.27.03

There may be rotting little aluminum bombs inside your PC, ready to drench your memory in acid at any time.

http://www.ttiinc.com/MarketEye/
Aluminum_Cap_Issue.asp

Did I mention the industrial-spy angle?

http://www.spectrum.ieee.org/WEBONLY/
resource/feb03/ncap.html

 

05.28.03

She's an American academic specializing in Brazilian science fiction. Double her funding, I say.

http://www.alanmooresenhordocaos.hpg.ig.com.br/
entrevistas27.htm

 

05.29.03

Heartbreaking and extremely detailed article on the things people do to cheat at massively multiplayer online games. One sees a lot of the same behavior at casinos — obsessive cheats who spend ten years of their lives fanatically perfecting a card trick to get maybe three hundred bucks.

http://www.gamasutra.com/features/
20000724/pritchard_pfv.htm

 

05.30.03

Well, Milosevic kinda overdid it when he and the Zemun Gang boys had Zoran Djindjic whacked, because now most everybody's willing to testify.

http://www.serbia.sr.gov.yu/news/
2003-03/23/328326.html

http://www.guardian.co.uk/worldlatest/
story/0,1280,-2645381,00.html

Some indicted Yugo war criminals are still wandering around loose from the earlier unpleasantries, and the USA would like them rounded up. Nobody's arresting these blood-drenched genocidal conspirators, though. Probably because they look so placid and normal.

http://www.state.gov/s/wci/fs/17650.htm

http://www.state.gov/s/wci/fs/17643.htm

http://www.state.gov/s/wci/fs/17670.htm

http://www.state.gov/s/wci/fs/17598.htm

Hey wait a minute, what if that war-crime court starts indicting Americans? Can't have that!

http://www.hrw.org/campaigns/icc/us.htm

 

 


Bruce Sterling writes books like Darwin watched animals. Find out more about him, and read tattered electronic copies of Cheap Truth, at the Bruce Sterling Online Index. He lives with his wife Nancy and their two daughters in Austin, Texas.

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