Junior Ganymede
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Amish Hackers

October 05th, 2010 by G.

It’s hard not to see a lot of good in the Amish approach to community and technology.

It’s a reminder that Mormonism’s embrace of modernity is not a given–we do it because we want to convert the world, and cannot do it “off the grid.”

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October 05th, 2010 09:03:41

October 5, 2010

I would want all my Class C medical devices even if I wasn’t out to convert the world. Or to blow it up.

S.P. Bailey
October 5, 2010

“We don’t want to stop progress, we just want to slow it down.” … I admire the Amish sense of never doing things just because everybody else seems to be doing them.

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