What’s your Favorite Frederik Pohl novel, Cory Doctorow?
The Space Merchants was a book my father and I could both agree on—he from his anti-capitalist background and me from the PoV of speculative fiction. The image of Chicken Little has stuck with me ever since, and it resonates anew every time someone reveals a fresh horror from big agribusiness. Likewise, I am reminded of it again and again every time some jackass comes up with a newer, more intrusive form of web advertising.
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