Distant Vision is the second book of the Drake Simo series. Itas summertime in Skyview and the unemployed and distractible Drake Simoalaid-off teacher, ex-bicycle racer, technophobeahas time on his hands. A five hundred dollar reward motivates him to investigate a burglary at the Skyview Natural Food Company because like, duh, heas broke. Porno peddlers, warped family members, embezzlers, and addicted computer gamers help derail his investigation. Rastan grinned. qMore or less. If my computer sales are slow, I tool down to Van Nuys and do some bartering. The porno industry likes computers. And thereas a huge market for porno films.q Drake rolled his bike back and forth beneath him. qAlong with Internet porn.q Rastan jabbed a finger toward Drake. qYou know it, bro. Porn is huge. Big, big money. And, Van Nuys is known as the Silicone Valley.q qSilicone Valley?q qExactly. The heart of the beast, q Rastan flicked the ash off his cigarette and inhaled. qSay, how do you know about Internet porn if you donat own a computer?q qItas a long story.q qI bet, q Rastan exhaled. qAnyway, the Internet is the next big market for porn flicks. Limitless possibilities. Live cams in dorms. Merging medias. Thatas why they want my hardware.q qSounds uh, q Drake looked at St. Matthews. qEnterprising.q qYeah. Whatever, dude. Listen, porno and the Internet keep merging together. And the technology keeps improving. I have some stuff back there thatas totally cutting edge. DVD-ROM compatible.q qWow, q Drake rubbed his eyes and yawned. qTry this. Sex scenes from eight different camera angles. VR technology. Multiple screens.q Drake didnat know what to say. He remembered the former chairman of the English Department at Pedro Beach High and his porno web site that featured teenageaRastana#39;s Ford Explorer was again in the parka#39;s blufftop parking lot. Drake rolled up to it and ... It was locked. aHey bro. Whata#39;s up?a A voice yelled from the darkness at the edge of the bluff. Rastan trotted toward the Explorer. A roll of toilet paperanbsp;...
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