[LMB] Research Republic of Beta

George S. Vaughan gsvaughan at insightbb.com
Mon, 18 Feb 2002 20:22:30 -0500

On Mon, 18 Feb 2002 19:20:34 -0600, K Kuhn wrote:

>Which should presumably outcompete everyone else - so why hasn't it? 
>Why isn't there a Betan equivalent of "McDonalds" that other galactics
>are complaining about ruining their culture?  

Well, Aral thinks that stunners are effete.  They seem to be ruining
the culture of increasing BFGs that may have been the Barrayaran Way
during the TOI.