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Permalink 11/03/06 at 08:10:06 pm, by Ed, 171 words   English (US)
Categories: General

Things I've learned Not To Try from consuming too much Science Fiction:

When you work in the future, and computers are self-aware, and we are exploring the galaxy and know of many other sentient biological species that exist, and you build something to be "unbreakable", it would be naiive to assume that whatever you put inside it won't break out.

Honestly, when you have this great amazing plan to take over all of humanity by enslavement of one form or another, and specifically you're insane, I wouldn't count on your plans panning out.

If you ever get the notion that you can travel back in time to change history to your benefit, and you become amazingly wealthy, or a ruler over all things, or save somebody from dying, don't expect it to work out for the best, or at all. Because somebody else will follow you through your wormhole, or you will amazingly find yourself unable to change the past, or even if you do get it done, it won't last.

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