William Gibson On MONDO 2000 & 90s Cyberculture (MONDO 2000 History Project Entry #16)
Curious quote re. fame from Frank Langella:
The other thing about fame is, you know, when you’re in the boat of fame, you tend to want to pull the gangplank up behind you, and keep anybody else off that boat. […] I think the best place to be… if you ever read Ortega, a wonderful book called Revolt of the Masses, he says the best place to be is in the water, trying to get to shore and never getting there, because that means you’re alive, you’re trying. […] Once you get to shore, once you get there, what else is there?