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Response to onehandle (Original post)

Fri Mar 30, 2012, 09:36 PM

2. I don't think anyone, including Clarke or Gibson, quite caught on that the Internet would become

an all-consuming thing that would destroy all competing institutions, inalterably change how we live and work, and destroy all alternative communication forms, including newspapers, magazines and personal relationships and even most writing and human speech. The implications of that are an order of magnitude more dangerous than Clarke's psychopatic computer HAL and far more destructive of human relations than Gibson's "Information Sickness."

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