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Friday, December 09, 2011


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Wow, so not content with making everyone's First Life miserable, now he wants to ruin our Second Life? Fascist little Nazi-wannabe troll.

Pussycat Catnap

This is just so 2000-and-late...

Its been how many years since all this happened?

Ignatius Onomatopoeia

Aw...c'mon Mike. I don't care much for RL Newt the politico, but I'd vote him King of The Linden Metaverse in an SL second. He's a wonderful throwback to 1930s-style technocrat like Technocracy, Inc.'s Howard Scott.

In SL, for just a few thousand L and tier, Newt could build that lunar colony and the big space-mirror things he talked about. They could light up the fake highways.

He could hand out fake laptops (wait...Web on a prim..working fake laptops) to every child avatar in-world. He needs to be held to these promises.

Kitty Revolver

Hamlet I think you would like The Digital Sublime by Vincent Mosco. In one of the chapters he discusses Gingrich's ideas about the Internet and how it can lead to the end of politics, essentially saying that democracy should shift from a real life activity to a direct democracy using the Internet.

The whole book is a really fascinating take on the myths that the rise of the internet, that are essentially the myths that older technologies have promised, but failed to produce.

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