We are as gods and might as well get good at it.
So far, remotely done power and glory—as via government, big business, formal education, church—has succeeded to the point where gross defects obscure actual gains. In response to this dilemma and to these gains a realm of intimate, personal power is developing—power of the individual to conduct his own education, find his own inspiration, shape his own environment, and share his adventure with whoever is interested.Stewart Brand, The Whole Earth Catalog. 1969.
When you reverse that apple “think different” ad it’s pretty harsh
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