Re: Wilson's mental hierarchy

Damien Broderick (
Sat, 12 Dec 1998 17:50:11 +0000

At 10:44 PM 12/11/98 -0800, Paul wrote:

> if you somehow got the idea that I ever supported this "embryonic
>extraterrestrial intelligence" waiting to emerge, as I said I don't quite
>in this fiasco. What started out as a wonderful and stimulating conversation
>for me personally, quickly devolved into what clearly became a concentrated
>flame by you and Eliezer of why I would ever quote such 'gibberish'. Last I
>checked a footnote is not a quote.

This, then, and no more (I do one apology per topic per person wounded, and thereafter start to snarl in earnest).

What you wrote in response to my complaint about the gibberish was this:

< Perhaps you should clarify why this is exactly gibberish. >

>Needless to say, I'm now reluctantly ambivalent about certain list members


Damien Broderick