On May 14, 1996, I again addressed the above-mentioned circle of twenty, sending them Michael's and Margit's comments.
In my message I also included the text - in German, I am afraid - of an essay Herbert Hrachovec had recently written, an essay I found highly pertinent. Its title was: ``Zweimal fünf Prognosen zur Forschung in Computernetzen,'' i.e. ``two times five forecasts concerning research through computer networks.'' The essay contained a direct reference to the Monist Interactive Issue project. I took up that reference in a talk I had given at Münster some days earlier; and closed my message of May 14 by quoting from the talk: