I've thought of a better idea since then.
Joe and Bob get together, spill some of Joe's blood all over Bob's car. Joe
and Bob are seen arguing in a public place, maybe a fist fight erupts. Joe
disapears the next day. Witnesses tell police about the fight. Joe's blood
is found in Bob's car, Bob is charged with murder, given the death penalty,
goes into cryonic suspension. Then Joe reapears, says "what? I was just on
>From: "John M Grigg" <email@example.com>
>Subject: Re: cryonics on death row
>Date: Sun, 08 Oct 2000 20:10:34 -0900
>Zeb Haradon wrote:
>Here is a sci-fi Machiavellian ploy I just though of and not to be taken as
>a serious proposal: let's get three of us together who are terminally ill
>(or just have death wishes). The first one will kill the second, and frame
>the third. The third will go along with it, hire a hack lawyer, be declared
>guilty, and get the death penalty (do it in Texas and make sure participant
>number one is black and participants number two is a cop). He'll sign up
>for cryonics and win a lawsuit. After he is frozen, the actual killer comes
>forward to confess to the murder, and there we have a known innocent death
>penalty victim frozen, and a cause celebre for cryonics.
>I want to option your screenplay for Grigg Pictures Inc.! lol Actually,
>this is a ingenious plot you have hatched but I don't know how easily you
>could find volunteers for it. If there are any writers here among
>us(talking to you Damien!) they should turn this into a screenplay for the
>new Outer Limits series because it would fit right in with what they do.
>10% cash back on all your calls through 2000 at Lycos Communications at
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