Re: (Gundam) Mechastorm


Chris Beilby (cbeilby@earthlink.net)
Mon, 21 Dec 1998 10:12:24 -0800


Rodrick Su wrote:

> At 08:59 PM 12/20/98 -0800, Chris Beilby wrote:
> >> ...there are a lot of ...(imho) dumbasses who
> >> have posted reviews for Starship Troopers that think Heinlein is a
> fascist.
> >> I'm getting unbelievably off-topic, so I'll just stop :)
> >
> >Well, he wasn't a fascist, but he was politically extremely
> conservative
> (comes
> >of a midwestern upbringing in the early part of the century, and
> being a
> career
> >military officer.)
> >
>
> Heinlein never actually directly served in the military. He did
> graduate
> from the
> Naval Academy. He was not able to serve due to health reasons.
>
> [ Rodrick Su [ ]
> [ rsu@tigana.com [ Life is a work in process ]

You're right. My mistake.



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