From: Alan Grimes (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Date: Sun Jan 27 2002 - 12:45:59 MST
> > While I continue to support AI/Nanotech, I at the same time demand
> > strong assurances from everyone whom I work with on singulatarian
> > activities that I will never be subject to such a process...
> Uploading, like everything else in the universe, is supposed to be
I pray that be the case....
> That said, I hope for your sake that given time and education you can
> overcome your fear of uploading and join the rest of the human
I think I have just witnessed an ego massive enough to distort time and
space enough to turn a proportion ammounting to less than half a
percentage of the general population to "everybody but Alan Grimes and
the few crackpots who agree with him."
Please don't take this as an insult but rather as a bucket of cold
> The actual question of whether an upload is "really you" has been
> exhausted on the Extropians list and is prohibited on SL4.
That's fine, I didn't ask that.
It all comes down to what one beleives and values, and I have already
said what I wanted to say.
> The reason for this is that the nature of uploading is one of the
> eternal dead-horse topics on Extropians, and I have no intention of
> letting the same thing happen to SL4.
I wouldn't know.
The volume of discussion on that list excedes what I have the capacity
-- DOS LIVES! MWAHAHAHAHA http://users.rcn.com/alangrimes/ <my website.
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