Re: Upload motivations (was SPACE: Lunar Billboard?)
Tue, 7 Jan 1997 13:25:15 -0500

In a message dated 97-01-06 18:38:44 EST, you write:

<< I do keep seeing that "general dislike of things physical" one
> popping up over and over again, and I don't understand it at all.
> Some people seem to somehow think that it is possible to have a
> computational process without an identical corresponding physical
> process. >>

I should have said things fleshly... or animal... the obvious dislike of
one's own mortality being carried over to the corresponding evolutionary and
bodily functions... and a general distaste for the weakness and vulnerability
of "meat bodies".

I do not see anything "wrong" with such views by the way.