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  • 11:31 The law is just a giant piece of software that executes on the (non-deterministic) machine of human society. #
  • 11:33 The machine of human society is complex and poorly understood; execution cycles are at least a generation long. #
  • 11:33 Debugging is done by our children. Lawmakers write massive software patches and sit back to wait for the test suite to run...for decades. #
  • 11:34 Modern-day life is outcome of our parents' and grandparents' attempts to patch the code. #
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The Law is the true embodiment
Of everything that's excellent.
It has no kind of fault or flaw,
And I, my Lords, embody the Law.

- W. S. Gilbert, Iolanthe (1882)