OT: (was Re: Weekend Gedankenexperiment - The Kill Switch)
kauer at biplane.com.au
Fri Feb 4 17:14:27 CST 2011
On Fri, 2011-02-04 at 14:27 -0800, Matthew Petach wrote:
> As has been noted previously, it's all about your frame of
> reference. If the US is removed from the Internet, it does not
> mean the Internet stops working; from the perspective of the
> rest of the world, the Internet is still there.
Many years ago, there was a headline in the London Times:
"Fog In Channel, Europe Cut Off"
PS: Might be an apocryphal story :-)
Karl Auer (kauer at biplane.com.au) +61-2-64957160 (h)
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