Re: Aha! experiences

Scott Badger (
Fri, 16 Oct 1998 08:42:09 -0500

Den Otter wrote:

>> But then again, every time I think of uploading, I think about the way it
>> feels to jog down a path at sunset with a cool breeze blowing across
>> my skin....and a host of other bodily pleasures.
>So, why give that up? Once uploaded, you could continue to jog down
>sunlit paths either in a VR world or a "real" one (by means of
>while other parts of your massive brain "subconsciously" (or not - your
>choice) conduct their scientific work, maintainance, simulation control
>Uploading opens up a world of infinite choice without having to make any
>sacrifice whatsoever. You lose *nothing*. If you so desire, you could be
>a god without ever "knowing" it, since your memory and consciousness
>are yours to manipulate. You could be an upload already...

OK then...if you're sure it'll be alright... What the hell, I'll even go first ;^))