On the unusually long train ride back to Providence, I decided to re-read Warren Ellis'* 'Transmetropolitan' comic series. I remember Warren Ellis' work being my first introduction to transhumanist fiction. The series follows a character much like Hunter S. Thompson, had he lived in a hilariously messed up future. I'd definitely recommend it ( I found the first couple chapters a bit slow, but have zero attention span ).

Anyway, one of the entries in the fake future TV guide reminded me of the goggles :

*Warren Ellis' did the text, various artists contributed to the graphics.

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