Paul Baran, RIP.

Lucy Lynch llynch at civil-tongue.net
Mon Mar 28 08:26:29 CDT 2011


On Mon, 28 Mar 2011, Jay Ashworth wrote:

> ----- Original Message -----
>> From: "Roland Dobbins" <rdobbins at arbor.net>
>
>> <http://www.networkworld.com/news/2011/032811-paul-baran-packet-switching-obit.html>
>
> Oh hell; now we'll *never* lay the ghost of "packet switching was
> invented to create a nuclear-war-survivable network".
>
> [ reads obit ]
>
> See?

The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)

Ransom Stoddard: You're not going to use the story, Mr. Scott?
Maxwell Scott: No, sir. This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes 
fact, print the legend.

- Lucy


> Happy Landings, Dr B.
>
> Cheers,
> -- jra
>




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