Re: FW: >H extropians list

Max More (
Fri, 03 Sep 1999 01:27:53 -0700

At 01:06 PM 9/3/99 +1000, you wrote:
>Just stirring the pot... check this out!
>> ----------
>> From: Samuel J Harper[]
>> Reply To:
>> Sent: Friday, 3 September 1999 12:25
>> To:
>> Subject: Re: >H extropians list
>> Make sure you do this on the list and not through email, as extropians
>> have been known to take credit for ideas they got from someone else
>> through email. At a recent extropy conference a whole talk by their
>> "leader" was apparantly based on an idea taken from someone else's email.
>> There may have been some original ideas in the talk as well. I don't
>> know. But transhumanists should not tolerate this kind of behavior. It
>> gives us a bad name.

I would appreciate any information on the person making this false and slanderous statement, and I would appreciate receiving forwarded posts from the transhuman list following up on this. Insults are one thing, slander is quite another.


Max More, Ph.D.
<> or <>

Implications of Advanced Technologies
President, Extropy Institute: EXTRO 4 Conference: Biotech Futures. See