Re: AI: FWD (IUFO/mind-l) Robokitty and Artificial brain building

From: Michael S. Lorrey (
Date: Sun May 14 2000 - 07:24:34 MDT wrote:
> In a message dated 5/13/00 10:43:05 PM Pacific Daylight Time,
> writes:
> << Funny how everything wrong with the world and every "inconsistent
> viewpoint"
> is assigned to "the liberals" (whoever *they* are). I'd be very interested
> in hearing what dubya Bush would have to say about De Garis' artilects and
> the prospect of his artilect war. My guess is he'd be none to keen on any
> of it (unless he first heard Gore say it sounded like a good thing).
> >>
> At this point, I suspect that all people on this list may be considered to be
> "third herd rejects" if you follow my Caribou analogy. Easy cannon fodder for
> politicos of all varieties. De Garis would have to prove the technology to
> the journalists and before them demonstrate it to fellow engineers and
> scientists. If he is successful, then expect the raving to occur from first
> the liberal left, and then the religious right. Call this prediction just a
> hunch.

Very true. My point was you would expect it from the religious right. It
seems every thing that gets done thats worth anything they say, "If God
had intended many to fly he'd have given him wings" sort of thing. I
don't fing that humorous, merely sad. You wouuld have expected better
from the liberals to be more progressive, but no, they've fallen into an
eco-luddite anti-technology hole as well, and have made caricatures of

Mike Lorrey

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