Re: Extropianism as a World Meme

Twirlip of Greymist (
Wed, 4 Sep 1996 19:30:37 -0700 (PDT)

On Sep 4, 4:48am, Chris Hind wrote:

} At least there is one good force pushing atheism. Public school peer
} pressure converts all except the MOST severe cases of christianity.

I went to the best magnet high school in Chicago -- the city, not any
suburbs. I was part of the best academic circle, the most highly
educated. There was no such pressure. And your statement had the
slightest semblance of truth, why would so much of the country still be

For that matter, Caltech is probably as materialist a university as
exists in the country, and I wouldn't say without doubt that even half
of the undergrad population is not religious.

Merry part,
-xx- Damien R. Sullivan X-) <*>

The green hills of Ulster, the white causeway high
The beacon of Warshal throws its flame to the sky
The hunt and the threat let the coward abjure
Our hope is in God and in Rory O'Moore!