Re: regarding the YINYANG post on extropians

From: J. R. Molloy (jr@shasta.com)
Date: Fri Jul 27 2001 - 23:20:43 MDT


From: "Mike Lorrey" <mlorrey@datamann.com>
> We are not believers, belief hinders the critical faculties. We are
> knowers and we extrapolate and theorize based on facts that are already
> in evidence. We do not have faith or belief to the extent that
> religionists do, since we insist on testability, Occam's Razor, etc.

Testability and Occam's Razor are dangerous methods, for they can destroy
groups that think incorrectly.




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