Okay, I'll admit -- I laughed. But then I groaned a little.
"Flank steak" -- jeez whizz...
Brian van der Spuy
[[[ Re: Obama Adm Considers Joining Fight To Stamp Out Fair Use @ U.s Posted by: David Windhorst email@example.com david_windhorst Date: Sat Feb 2, 2013
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, Feb 3, 2013
[[[ Re: Obama Adm Considers Joining Fight To Stamp Out Fair Use @ U.s Posted by: "David Windhorst" dbwindhorst@... david_windhorst Date: Sat Feb 2, 2013 10:05 am ((PST)) So far, it seems that printed meat is plenty feasible in the technical sense. Cultural squeamishness may be the biggest roadblock. This could lead to some interesting measures -- such as vegetarians willing to eat meat cloned from...themselves. It's already being done.]]]
---In one of Iain M. Banks' stories, a high tech civilization, while observing Earth in the 1970s, steal a few cells from a completely unsuspecting U.S. president, and then feast on Richard Nixon steaks. Remarkable how soon reality is catching up with science fiction. :-)