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"Bureaucracies hide their mistakes, because people's careers are tied to those mistakes. Therefore, bureaucracies are a perfect mechanism for perpetuating mistakes."
- Frank Herbert

Plasto-Textile  
  A fabric that cannot be stained.  

A man in glaring blue and yellow uniform, shining and new in unstainable plasto-textile, reached for his two bags.

"Direct to the Luxor," he said.

From Foundation, by Isaac Asimov.
Published by Doubleday in 1951
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