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zansidhe ([personal profile] zansidhe) wrote2008-03-18 05:05 pm

Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic.

"Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic."
- Arthur C. Clarke (1917 - 2008), "Profiles of The Future", 1961 (Clarke's third law)

RIP Arthur C. Clarke

[identity profile] relhok.livejournal.com 2008-03-19 04:27 am (UTC)(link)
FUCK. DAMMIT. SHIT. PISS.

Clarke is easily in my top 5 favorite authors.

I just finished Imperial Earth and am a few chapters into Fountains of Paradise.

Bummed, bummed. Although he was pretty fuckin' old.

[identity profile] razzlecupcake.livejournal.com 2008-03-19 05:39 am (UTC)(link)
Aww :(

[identity profile] ladycelia.livejournal.com 2008-03-19 05:52 am (UTC)(link)
It made me very sad when I heard of his death.