Re: Bill Joy again

From: John Marlow (
Date: Tue Feb 20 2001 - 23:50:05 MST

How much of Sun does he own? Could be if he wantsta stay, he's gonna
stay, period.



On 20 Feb 2001, at 15:23, J. R. Molloy wrote:

> From: "J Corbally" <>
> > Wow, he seems to be on the downhill slide there. Sounding the cautious
> > note about new technology is one thing, advocating the death of children
> > and restrictions on "speech" are going a little too far. Perhaps we are
> > seeing the descent of an individual into Luddism here? I wonder if it
> > would help us spot it in others in the media in future.
> One of the hazards of being a public figure is that your comments become
> part of the public record, and that makes it difficult to change your
> opinions, because changing your opinions makes you look weak.
> > Wonder how long he'll last in his current position? Seems his ideas
> aren't
> > in line with most of his own company, which at that level can lead to
> conflict.
> Perhaps he should run for Governor of California, to give Larry Ellison
> some competition (which he won't get from Gray Davis).
> τΏτ
> Stay hungry,
> --J. R.
> Useless hypotheses: consciousness, phlogiston, philosophy, vitalism, mind,
> free will

John Marlow

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