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Just as the mobile phone bypassed the vastly expensive challenge of upgrading dysfunctional African land-line systems, a big push into rural-based aviation, aimed at moving crops from the bush to African cities and beyond, would leapfrog the problem of bad roads.

This requires some kind of Thomas Friedman memorial award.

you are the media you consume.

by MillMan (millguy at gmail) on Sun Apr 13th, 2008 at 05:12:25 PM EST

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