Computer physicist Alan Turing, one of the most notable codebreakers of World War II, will be honored on Britain’s fifty-pound note more than 60 years after he was forced to undergo chemical castration under Britain’s laws against homosexuality. What do you think?
“Seems like a lot to go through just to get your face on money.”
Gus Stout • Taxidermy Historian
“Not quite the same as living till a ripe old age with functioning genitals, but it’s something.”
Peter Hess • Gumbo Stirrer
“Yeah, a $50 bill is how I apologize too.”
Alison Briggs • Bubble Artist