Re: Concering your neoluddite theory

From: Eliezer S. Yudkowsky (
Date: Wed Jan 10 2001 - 21:35:37 MST

Michael LaTorra, has it occurred to you that perhaps the future is not
well-served by pointing out transhumanism on the Web to raving
over-the-edge Luddites, in the same sense that if a band of
environmentalist terrorists armed with grenades took an Extro conference
hostage, one would not cheerfully point to Max More and say: "Oh, talk to
him; why, he's practically the planetary expert on how technology can
solve *all* your problems, without any need for those silly

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Eliezer S. Yudkowsky
Research Fellow, Singularity Institute for Artificial Intelligence

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