June 13, 2012
An armed society is a polite society.
-- RAH, 'Beyond This Horizon (1942)
Teenage Mob Attacks Couple on Chicago Subway Over iPhone
The teens had just stolen the manís 27-year-old female friendís iPhone 4S. She had dropped the phone, and a teen had picked it up and taken it for himself.
Quote of the Day
Posted by JohnGalt at June 13, 2012 5:40 PM
The man told the teen to give his wife her iPhone back. But they instead began punching him in the face.
Beyond This Horizon is one of my favorite Heinlein works. It also explores the morals and consequences of human genetic engineering, which is something we are poised to experience for ourselves in the next few years.