John Perry Barlow on Thu, 30 Apr 1998 07:25:05 +0200 (MET DST)

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Re: <nettime> Re: Anti-Technoenvironmentism

At 6:04 AM -0400 4/29/98, wrote:

>Date: Wed, 29 Apr 1998 11:04:40 +0100
>From: Andreas Broeckmann <>
>Subject: Re: <nettime> Re: Anti-Technoenvironmentism
>dear moderators,
>spare us the flame wars, please.


I had to leave the WELL because of Gerard's ASCII-Tourette's Syndrome.

Tiresome as this list can be at times, it remains well worth reading, and
reading thoughtfully. If we are to be fed toxic doses of this sort of
thing, I will finally yield to the impulse to unsubscribe.

Even such a naive techno-utopian as myself occasionally reaches a point
where Cyberspace feels like more trouble than it's worth.


John Perry

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