Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Gads, another group is desiring to leave the US.

Now Californias Silicon Valley is breeding a secessionist movement. "What is happening sounds vaguely like the plot of Ayn Rand's Atlas Shrugged--with 3-D printing providing a new manufacturing base, Bitcoins providing a new currency, and Quantified Self providing a new health care system. But these barons of the Internet age are not the exploited business class of Rand's novel. They are, the Times notes, already "members of a digital overclass whose decisions shape ever more of our lives."


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