@Synclair "Right now, scientists are in exactly the same position as Renaissance painters, commissioned to make the portrait the patron wants done, And if they are smart, they'll make sure their work subtly flatters the patron. Not overtly. Subtly."
- Michael Crichton
“Freedom is not free. Free men are not equal. Equal men are not free.”
- Jerry Pournelle
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