Re: virus: NLP

Kevin M O'Connor (
Fri, 01 Nov 1996 15:39:25 EST

On Fri, 01 Nov 1996 10:48:13 -0600 JPS <>
>NeuroLinguistic Programming... Aha... so that also explains the
>buzz about Neal Stephenson's book. I read that a while ago and
>thought it was good fiction.
>So, if we're to take the possibilities in the book seriously, we
>would have to assume the brain is capable of being hardcoded
>directly, through the eyesight. Heheh... it'd take one hell of
>a hacker. Where's a Hiro when we need one? *G*
>- JPSchneider

I'm still reading the book, so don't spill anything, please. The premise
you articulated above is also the basis for a novel by Pat Catigan called
"Synners." It was a fine read and one to throw on a very long list.

Take care, all. -KMO