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To: nickcarraway

Dude, if you don’t want the fringe and weirdos to stalk you, probably shouldn’t name your information gathering company after a magical object from Lord of the Rings that had evil implications.


3 posted on 08/28/2013 3:14:32 PM PDT by Anitius Severinus Boethius (www.wilsonharpbooks.com - Fantasy Short Story Collection is out!)
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To: Anitius Severinus Boethius

Yeah, instead of naming it Palantir, they could have named it something that wasn’t Palantir, but sounded silmarillion.


5 posted on 08/28/2013 3:24:26 PM PDT by nickcarraway
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To: Anitius Severinus Boethius
It was only evil because "they are not all accounted for, the lost seeing stones. We do not know who else may be watching."

Sounds like the web, my cell phone, my TV, and my Nexus 7.

12 posted on 08/28/2013 3:41:42 PM PDT by Sawdring
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