[LMB] OT: Backups using My Book Live
marc.wilson at gmx.co.uk
Mon Jul 5 02:37:11 BST 2021
On Fri, 2 Jul 2021 22:00:53 +0100, Matija Grabnar via Lois-Bujold
<lois-bujold at lists.herald.co.uk> wrote:
>On 02/07/2021 20:16, kbarry at bitsofhistory.com wrote:
>> Thank you! I vaguely remember reading that at some time in the past.
>I also remember reading that rebuttal. And at the time I had read it it
>was much more convincing than today.
>These days we have far more examples of countries reducing their
>population growth a generation after achieving prosperity (as children
>become a cost instead of an essential farm implement).
At the time Pohl wrote that, the Club of Rome's dire prophecies were
still very much in vogue.
The presence of those seeking the truth is infinitely to be|preferred to the presence of those who think they've found it| - Terry Pratchett
More information about the Lois-Bujold