Interest in UUCP?

From: Sellam Ismail <>
Date: Mon Jun 18 14:38:18 2001

On Mon, 18 Jun 2001, Douglas Quebbeman wrote:

> There's a Star Trek:NG episode where Picard meets a Captain of another
> ship from a civilization where no one speaks in specifics, but in
> metaphor. I felt very at-home with these fictional aliens, as I tend
> to speak in metaphor as well.

"Darmok". One of my favorite (if not most favorite) STTNG episodes.

Here's a review:

> But yeah, a dose of intolerance can be healthy; I always think of
> Peter Finch in "Network": "I'm mad as hell, and I'm not gonna take it
> anymore!"

The problem is you need a critical mass of that sort of attitude to make
anything happen :(

Sellam Ismail Vintage Computer Festival
International Man of Intrigue and Danger
Received on Mon Jun 18 2001 - 14:38:18 BST

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