Age of Aquarius

Happy solstice folks, it’s 50 years from the Summer of Love. To celebrate, let’s read We Owe It All to the Hippies by Stewart Brand.

Brand’s idea are brilliant, controversial and sometimes patchy. But I generally agree with him on the counterculture to cyberspace theory. At least one thing we can say for sure: if you work in IT and you want to be taken seriously, you need to dress down a lot.