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Week 81


Pablo Picasso, anarchist enemy of the state.



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

Did I mention the industrial-spy angle?



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



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.



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

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.

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



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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