Re: The Extropian Principles

Russell Whitaker (
Tue, 20 Aug 1996 10:35:54 -0700

On Aug 19, 11:48pm, wrote this (quoted with ">"):
> Subject: Re: The Extropian Principles
> Max has suggested that v.3.0 of the Extropian Principles will rely on the
> rather exotic-sounding acronym, BIDOITSO (Boundless Improvement, Dynamic
> Optimism, Intelligent Technology, and Self-Ownership).
> Because I place great importance on effective mnemonic devices, and love
> wordplay, I've come up with some alternatives to "Boundless Improvement" that
> preserve the phrase's meaning but provide stickier acronyms.
> I offer three alternatives, together with suggested mnemonic devices:
> LI = limitless improvement


Those who know me will appreciate that my vote goes to "SO LIBIDO!"


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