@queenofbithynia And also because the logical conclusion to thinking like this (in one potential dystopian Gattaca future) goes something like this: "Well, so and so's parents knew they had x faulty gene, and they chose to reproduce anyway. That's understandably something people don't want to pay for."
@fondue with cheddar I repeat my earlier comment: Jeez, that is terrifying.
@Scandyhoovian Jeez that is terrifying.
@MissMushkila Have you thought about translation at all? Also, if you want to learn how to code but aren't sure you want to go back to school, try codeacademy or Lynda.com.
@uemmak Just out of curiosity, how old are you parents, and what is it you think education means to their generation? And how does it differ from you think? I'm genuinely interested, not being snarky!
Edith! I hope you know how much we all appreciate the tiny little utopian corner of the internet you've carved out for us. You're a terrific writer and a great editor and finder of talent. I hope wherever you end up, there is always a spider by your side.
@leon s I think you're thinking of Barcade. Which I find slightly intolerable, BUT. They have Arkanoid AND 1941, so, you know, sometimes.
@PatatasBravas Janet Reitman