A series of tubes

It's time to be afraid when your minister for economy and technology utters the following, don't you think?

Thank god I have people that operate the Internet for me.

This indeed was said by Michael Glos, german minister for economy and technology, at a visit to CeBit,6298,16863,00.html, the world's biggest IT fair.

Well, there goes the neighborhood. I guess I'll be going soon, too.

(via Indiskretion Ehrensache)