Re: Dr Ettinger makes my day

Brian Atkins (
Wed, 02 Dec 1998 21:19:26 -0500

Ahh, you haven't seen the movie "On The Beach" then I guess :-)

"Eliezer S. Yudkowsky" wrote:
> Damien Broderick wrote:
> >
> > [Referring to Damien Broderick's THE LAST MORTAL GENERATION]
> Good title. (Incidentally, insofar as all my grandparents are alive and sane,
> I was kind of hoping that would be my great-grandparents' generation.)
> And now, the two big questions:
> Are any of "us" in this new book?
> Are you looking for proofreaders?
> -
> In related news, I just got 6 copies of The Spike from a relative in
> Australia. (Not for sale, I'm afraid.) He says that it was "popular" in
> Australia. Care to amplify on that? How many copies have been sold, if you
> don't mind my asking?
> I really have to move to Australia someday. A surprising proportion of my
> favorite people are there, and it's out of the path of nuclear fallout.
> --
> Eliezer S. Yudkowsky
> Disclaimer: Unless otherwise specified, I'm not telling you
> everything I think I know.

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