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  • Joe shared from The Risen Empire (Succession Book 1) by Scott Westerfeld
    She was old friends with anxiety, that poor sister of madness which the drugs never fully vanquished.
  • Joe shared from Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson
    Ask a Soviet engineer to design a pair of shoes and he’ll come up with something that looks like the boxes that the shoes came in; ask him to make something that will massacre Germans, and he turns into Thomas Fucking Edison.
  • Joe shared from Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson
    Pursuing an explanation for every strange thing you see in the Philippines is like trying to get every last bit of rainwater out of a discarded tire.
  • Joe shared from Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson
    Eberhard is no longer suspicious. Now he is irked, which is worse. Like a lot of techies, he can become obstreperous when he decides that others are not being logical.
  • Joe shared from Cryptonomicon by Neal Stephenson
    “How many operating systems you have on this thing?” “Windows 95, for games and when I need to let some lamer borrow my computer temporarily,” Avi says. “Windows NT for office type stuff. BeOS for hacking, and screwing around with media. Finux for industrial-strength typesetting.”
(Little Rock AR)
Joe Vaughn