[LMB] OT: What guest-gift would you bring if transported to the 5GW?

Howard Brazee howard at brazee.net
Fri Dec 30 20:00:33 GMT 2016


> On Dec 30, 2016, at 12:54 PM, Baur <baur at chello.at> wrote:
> 
>> Historically, there were issues with telescopes.   Rulers immediately saw the military advantages of having spy glasses - as long as the other side didn’t have them as well.   Their advantage didn’t last long.
> 
> that problem did not only exist with telescopes 8)

True.   But spyglasses seem more doable than steel in this discussion.


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