Communion Of Dreams


Just ones and zeros.
December 23, 2010, 12:11 pm
Filed under: BoingBoing, movies, Science Fiction, tech, YouTube

This is clever. And I mean that in a positive way:

“They’re made out of data.”

“Data?”

“Data. They’re made out of data.”

“Data?”

“No doubt about it. We picked them up as holonomic extrusions, sent in an amnesiant isomorphic scout party, and checked them out up close. They are completely data.”

“That’s impossible. What about that page?”

It’s a riff on the classic short story by Terry Bisson, of course. And speaking of that, I’ve always loved this version:

Jim Downey

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