In other news...
* R.I.P. to a literary pioneer, J.G. Ballard (1930-2009).
* Jo Walton interviews one of my favorite authors, Lois McMaster Bujold, about her Vorkosigan saga here at Tor.
* My neurologist's treatment proved to be made of epic fail, so I'm moving on to a new plan of attack for the recent health issues affecting my vision. Apologies if I continue to be slow to reply, but I'm still rather under the weather.
Number 2: What in fact has been created? An international community. A perfect blueprint for world order. When the sides facing each other suddenly realise that they're looking into a mirror, they'll see that this is the pattern for the future.
Number 6: The whole world as the Village?
Number 2: That is my dream. What's yours?
Number 6: To be the first man on the moon.
- from "The Chimes of Big Ben," The Prisoner