October 12, 2003

Lileks Gets It

And that should go without saying, pretty much regardless of the topic. He sums up perfectly my feelings about science fiction thus:

If you headed to the past and wanted to find someone who could truly understand the world 50 years hence, look for the clerk who goes to the drugstore for his lunch break and reads Tales of Mars, not the guy who reads
the New York Times.

Read the whole thing.

Posted by JohnL at October 12, 2003 09:35 PM
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