From: Vintage Computer Festival <vcf_at_siconic.com>
Date: Tue Mar 23 19:50:25 2004

On Tue, 23 Mar 2004, ben franchuk wrote:

> Well count me a rebel, Down with VAX, down with the Republic!
> "Organic transistors and computers need to be developed on MARS,
> not silicon stuff." I favor a simple techological base for MARS
> since I could not be independant with having to rely on some EARTH
> patent or custom chip, for basic things like air or food and water.

There are no patents on Mars. If they wanted to come after you, they'd
have to send their lawyers over, which is too costly (and there aren't any
four star hotels or health spas there).

On Mars, all bets are off. And if I get there first, you'll all have to
bow to me. Muhahahahaha!

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Received on Tue Mar 23 2004 - 19:50:25 GMT

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