GNU Terry Pratchett

March 18, 2015 at 12:24 am (books, internet) (, , )

Every so often out of sadness comes a truly inspired idea.  The origins of X-Clacks-Overhead may just be one such moment in geek folklore.  It is very fitting that the name of Sir Terry Pratchett should live on in a very subtle manner following one of the ideas from his own stories – keep sending out his name as part of the actual machine overhead itself.  Forever.

For details, see http://www.gnuterrypratchett.com/

My own set of discworld books have faded covers, from many years on and off bookshelves, but are now being read once again.

GNU Terry Pratchett

Kevin

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