Re: disappointing responses

Alan Barksdale (
Wed, 2 Apr 97 14:31:41 CST

> However, it doesn't appear that many people have been able to
> contradict the fundamental premise, which is that many (though
> certainly not all!) extropian types don't seem to actively work
> towards their long term financial self interest, or their long term
> physical survival.

I've been too busy exercising and working at my job to spend time composing a
long reply.
Governments exploit patriotism by falsely identifying themselves with the
lands that they claim to rule. A patriot will oppose a government that
oppresses his homeland. One can be an anarcho-capitalist and love one's
country, too.

Alan F. Barksdale
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