Author Archives: Jon Austin

Where’s My Jetpack?

And my flying car?  How about strong artificial intelligence and our home atomic pile?  Meals in a pill? Robots? And don’t even get me started about faster-than-light travel or commercialized space travel across the solar system. The fact is that … Continue reading

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“Thank you, Chief Justice Roberts”

Come January 20, 2013 I expect Barack Obama to be sworn in for his second term. After Chief Justice Roberts administers the oath of office, it’s likely he and the President will shake hands. At that moment, I expect the … Continue reading

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“Who’s Your Daddy Now?”

I don’t know why but ever since I saw Mr. & Mrs. Smith, I’ve loved that line. Other great lines from movies: “No matter where you go, there you are.” – Buckaroo Banzai “Badges? We ain’t got no badges! We … Continue reading

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