"We’re Living in the Panopticon"
"One shirtless grown man shouted “Are you kidding me?” and threw his half-eaten burger into the nearest garbage container and burst into a full-on sprint."
"We’re almost looking at Tor as technological epidemiologists,” Mednick said."
"I get tired of people looking at my songs and feeling that they’re all sad and dark,” she says. “There’s more to them than that. Some people might read Flannery O’Connor and see that as simply dark, and it is dark and disturbing, but there’s a philosophical aspect, even a comical aspect to it as well. I think that’s all there on this album — it’s a full circle, like I’ve come through a metamorphosis."
A Lucinda Flannery reference! Who knew!
"The World Wide Web is a smashing technological success. But the man who invented it wants it to break down more cultural barriers, thwart government snooping, and let the Web run applications not just house documents."