[LMB] OT: Language / vat protein

Raymond Collins rcrcoll6 at gmail.com
Wed Aug 7 23:08:33 BST 2019


"To Serve Man," was a title of a episode on The Twilight Zone as well as a
short story by Damon Knight about aliens who leave a book whose title was
To Serve Man. Incidentally one of favorite TZ episode. And one of my
favorite catchphrases "it's a cookbook! "

On Wed, Aug 7, 2019, 12:17 PM Eric Oppen <ravenclaweric at gmail.com> wrote:

> I think that comes up in the graphic novel series *Transmetropolitan*, set
> in a post-cyberpunk future.  There are throwaway bits about places where
> you can get "real" human flesh to eat.
>
> On Wed, Aug 7, 2019 at 12:02 PM Jean Lamb <tlambs1138 at charter.net> wrote:
>
> > Talking about human vat meat reminds me of a throwaway in Charles Stross'
> > RULE 34, where someone talks about the availability of 3D printers and
> the
> > Kensington Cannibal Club, and how the law hadn't actually caught up to
> this
> > sort of thing yet, since they all used themselves as templates (not to
> > mention the special recipes for bread dough that result in illegal drugs,
> > oops).
> >
> > IT'S A COOKBOOK!
> >
> >
> > Jean Lamb
> > tlambs1138 at charter.net
> > https://www.amazon.com/Jean-Lamb/e/B00IR0YO20
> >
> >
> >
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