Re: Mind machines, a badly neglected topic? (Was: Re: Mind Control, 1990s)

den Otter (
Fri, 23 Oct 1998 21:33:26 +0100

> From:

> If such a device were invented and marketed, it would be made illegal within
> a year, due to "deep ethical implications", or other equally vague phrases.

Probably, but you'd have sold millions by then. I wouldn't mind retiring after a year or so ;-) Besides, it takes a while before you run out of coutries to market it in, and then there's
still a massively lucrative black market. Some medical and educational applications may even remain legal...