Re: Extropy and Rednecks
Justin Jones (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Fri, 15 Jan 1999 17:51:07 -0800
> From: Terry Donaghe <email@example.com>
> To: firstname.lastname@example.org
> Subject: Re: Extropy and Rednecks
> Date: Friday, January 15, 1999 9:38 AM
> ---Harvey Newstrom <email@example.com> wrote:
> > The sad thing is, I cannot disagree that this is the impression that
> > this list projects. This list seems to attract more political
> > commentators than researchers, more gun enthusiasts than computer
> > enthusiasts, and more conspiracy nuts than scientists. There is more
> > discussion about economic theories than on scientific theories.
> > Arguments about vegetarians, animal rights, gun control, homosexuals,
> > social classes, government actions, liberals, religion, class
> > should be on alt.politics instead of the extropians list.
> > --
> > Harvey Newstrom <firstname.lastname@example.org> <http://newstaffinc.com>
> > Author, Engineer, Entrepreneur, Consultant, Researcher, Scientist.
> I disagree. It is easy to be a scientist and a socialist, but it is
> not possible to be an extropian and socialist. Some may disagree but
> read the principles that Max has written. Advocating the use of force
> against peaceful citizens has no place in extropianism.
Damn those evil socialists!
What if they contribute willingly?I am basically an extropian and also a