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.