From: Alex Ramonsky (email@example.com)
Date: Wed Jan 30 2002 - 04:30:39 MST
IT'S YOUR BIRTHDAY, IT'S YOUR BIRTHDAY, CONGRATULATIONS, CHEERS AND JOLLY
IT'S YOUR BIRTHDAY, IT'S YOUR BIRTHDAY, WE WISH YOU EVERYTHING YOU WISH
(Sung loudly and almost tunefully by A J Ramonsky and the Double Helix
Have a good one dude!
----- Original Message -----
From: "Eliezer S. Yudkowsky" <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Sent: Wednesday, January 30, 2002 01:53
Subject: Re: A Toast to MAX! on his BirthDay
> Lee Daniel Crocker wrote:
> > One way to counter the memetic force of cultures and traditions is to
> > create new ones. Newtonmass needs some fleshing out, for example.
> > Allow me to propose a tradition: the Extropian birthday toast.
> > Glasses of Amontillado in hand (a nod to Franklin, though I suppose
> > any old sherry or wine will do in a pinch), cry "One million more!".
> This is a beautiful and poetic invention. One million more!
> -- -- -- -- --
> Eliezer S. Yudkowsky http://singinst.org/
> Research Fellow, Singularity Institute for Artificial Intelligence
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