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1. Anything that is in the world when you’re born is normal and ordinary and is just a natural part of the way the world works.

2. Anything that’s invented between when you’re fifteen and thirty-five is new and exciting and revolutionary and you can probably get a career in it.

3. Anything invented after you’re thirty-five is against the natural order of things.

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(via Hakiri » Was Huxley right?) I stumbled upon the following cartoon on twitter. I have read “1984” [George Orwell, 1949] but not …

Every new technology…

Maybe before we rush to adopt <insert new tech here> we should stop to consider the consequences of blithely giving this technology …

When will we forget?

By this year _____, the majority of americans will be too young to remember _____. (via xkcd: Forget)