[rescue] Re: Help IDing Old Drive
alaric at caerllewys.net
Tue Mar 23 12:22:43 CST 2004
On Tue, Mar 23, 2004 at 08:06:52AM -0600, Wes Will wrote:
> > Some newer things are better...but newer things aren't better simply
> >by virtue of being newer.
> > -Dave
> I can't find a cite to credit this to, but the concept has been stated as:
> "There are two equivalent fallacies in this universe:
> 'This is old and therefore good.'
> is just as wrong as
> 'This is new and therefore better.'"
> Wes Will
> Computer Shaman and Informatics Thaumaturge
Actually, this is John Brunner. I posted it just the other day.
"There are two types of fools in the world - those who say, 'This is old
and therefore good', and those who say, 'This is new and therefore
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