Re: Nanotech has gone mainstream

Peter C. McCluskey (
Thu, 8 Apr 1999 12:08:08 -0700 ("Gina Miller") writes:
>Drexler is not a character as described. He does not go around "thumbing
>his nose" at others in the arena. As a matter of fact from some of these
>responses, I'd say it's the other way around. Does anyone here know him
>personally. He is not a downlooker.

The description you criticize is not a description I made. (I've talked with Drexler several times. He's rude only to a handfull of people who have made clearly false criticisms of his ideas).

>>Peter McCluskey wrote:
>>> He [Drexler] thumbs his nose at traditional ways of financing basic
>>scientific research.

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