"Surrealism produced a slick, smooth-plastic fake reality that was later perfected by Sony. In Tokyo i have listened to electronic anthropologists argue that Dali's graphic "The Persistance of Memory" - featuring melting watches - created modern Japanese culture, which no one can deny is eminently surreal. -- Dr. Timothy Leary. CYBERPUNKS CYBERFREEDOM. RONIN PRESS 2008. PG. 115.