What is TechnoInvective?Originally posted: August 10, 1997
Last updated: March 24, 2000
Ed Applewhite coined the term. Here's a posting from Ed:
Date: Mon, 21 Jul 1997 22:06:12 -0400 (EDT) KIRBY HAS GIVEN US A NEW ART FORM THAT I DESCRIBE AS TECHNO-INVECTIVE. IT IS NOT HELPFUL TO FRAGMENT THE BUCKY LEGACY.--ED APPLEWHITEIf you mine the archives (e.g. Synergetics-L), you'll maybe see what he means. I characterized myself as a "vicious attack dog from hell" (woof!) mostly because, at the time, I was seeing Fuller's legacy being cannibalized and/or ignored, to our lasting detriment. We've come a long way since then.
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