Re: Truman Show and Immortality

From: Doug Jones (
Date: Wed Feb 02 2000 - 09:08:34 MST

John Calvin wrote:

[cogent observations snipped]
> Now to quote someone but I don't know who "I want to live forever or die trying!".

The earliest publication of this that I know of was in one of Spider
Robinson's Callahan's Bar stories- the Place never had the stereotypical
mirror behind the bar, but a wall with pithy comments graffito'ed on it.
"I intend to live forever or die trying" was on there- but for cryonicists
it can be changed to "I intend to live forever *even if* I have to die

Doug Jones
Rocket Plumber, XCOR Aerospace

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