Re: SOC/BIO: George Will joins the bioluddites

From: Ken Clements (
Date: Mon Jan 22 2001 - 18:46:35 MST wrote:

> ... As Will seems to recognize, we are indeed already on
> a slippery slope. He tries to draw the line between what is done today
> and what will be done tomorrow. Tomorrow we will have crossed that line,
> and he will draw it again at the next boundary. But the future beckons,
> still.

Very well stated, Hal. We started sliding down the slippery slope when we learned
to use fire. Every new tool we have invented has reshaped our hands. George Will
has got it right; the direct reshaping of humanity is going to happen. I think I
will write him a little note letting him know he is correct, and encouraging him
to enjoy the ride.


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