Re: Heston speech

From: Max More (
Date: Wed Feb 21 2001 - 14:44:21 MST

At 12:13 PM 2/21/01, Brian Williams wrote:

>No, What Heston did was call Time-Warner on profiteering on Ice-T's
>song. He called into question their ethics.

Agreed. He used an ethical means to stand up for his values.

>How about this, what about the family of a slain police officer
>suing Ice-T for instigating the killing?

Have to disagree here. The killer made their own choices. Ice-T may be
ethically repulsive but they did not plan the killing and they did not make
it happen. Boycotting and moral criticism are appropriate here, suing is not.



Max More, Ph.D. or
President, Extropy Institute.
Senior Content Architect, ManyWorlds Inc.:

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