Posted by Massimo Mazzucco on April 22, 2001
In Reply to: The more things change... posted by ESC on April 21, 2001
... it adds information, if you care about it.
The concept is a pivotal one Visconti used in "Il Gattopardo" (w/Burt Lancaster, don't remember English title), by having a politician say something along these lines:
"We must bring change, so that nothing will in fact change."