Re: Computer/Upload sex [was Interesting Idea]

Bryan Moss (
Wed, 25 Aug 1999 16:23:40 +0100

Anders Sandberg wrote:

> > If I recall my psychology classes, rats will stimulate their
> > pleasure centers, forgetting to eat or drink. I wonder if humans
> > will do the same thing?
> Apparently not, in the cases it has been done (as a treatment for
> cancer pain) they have been able to stop. Actually, many rats also
> take pauses from brain stimulation to eat and drink when they are
> hungry/thirsty enough.

Before I go out and buy a cranial drill, is there any reason why I shouldn't do this to myself?