Or at least Brainiac does. As he says, “A steady hand and some pioneering neurosurgery and even the most persistent troublemakers can become productive workers, Comrade Superman.” Superman is in charge of Soviet Russia. Did I mention that? I had a hard time deciding what to write about this week, not least because I missed … More In Soviet Russia, Robots Fix You!
“Rincewind, whenever he was running, never bothered about the TO. He had always considered the FROM to be more important.” That is a line from Terry Pratchett’s Discworld series, describing the eternally afraid Rincewind the Wizzard (spelling intentional). It’s a phrase very descriptive of Rincewind’s character, and indeed of the character of most of the … More The Humor of Despair