Tuesday, September 27, 2005

The End?

To: letters@nytimes.com
Re: Human Beings 2.0

John Tierney needs to cut back on his caffeine consumption. This is one of the most disjointed assemblages of words I've ever read. What does instant communication have to do with pain or death? And isn't the universe already one giant organism?

If Planet Earth ends in gray goo, so what? Everything eventually dies in some way, and although once very beautiful, it's only one tiny planet.