[LMB] Light flyers a ground cars was Monogamy actually

Louie Chubb louie at chubb.wattle.id.au
Sun Jul 1 10:01:41 BST 2018

I don't know how true it is, but it reminds me of a story about how the
Americans spent large sums on developing a ball-point pen able to write in
space, whereas the Russians simply used a pencil.


On Sat, Jun 30, 2018 at 07:12:11AM -0400, Jonathan Spencer wrote:
> Older technologies can be amazingly resilient. The humble pencil is unlikely to disappear soon, and while my use of paper at work is finally starting to decline, there are still uses for which there is no electronic substitute.
> Jonathan Spencer

More information about the Lois-Bujold mailing list