Quoteing jfc / segonet.com, on Tue, Feb 10, 2004 at 10:33:53PM +0900:
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> http://www.rubyist.net/~matz/slides/oscon2003/mgp00001.html

Cool! I thought I was the only one who'd read Babel-17!

Delaney is one of the most interesting scifi writers ever. Two other
novels dealing with how language affects thought are 1984 (of course),
and SnowCrash, by Neal Stephenson.

Sam