Spider Robinson

Spider Robinson
Authors
Years, The Crazy
Publisher
BenBella Books
Tags
writing , politics , humour
ISBN
9781932100358
Date
2004-10-11T00:00:00+00:00
Size
0.47 MB
Lang
en
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A collection of witty, irreverent essays on subjects running the gamut from the space program to airport bans on smoking are included in this anthology. Written by Spider Robinson, 'The Crazy Years' takes its name from Robert A Heinlein's designation of the last years of the 20th century and contains essays from Robinson's tenure as op-ed columnist for 'The Globe and Mail' and from 'Galaxy Online'. Environmentalists that place the survival of earth before the survival of humanity, the idiocy of computer designs, and the downsides of the Internet are among the subjects Robinson uses to take the world to task.