Re: SILLINESS Re: Anders response to "Politics of Transhumanism"

From: Anders Sandberg (
Date: Thu Jan 17 2002 - 17:16:30 MST

On Thu, Jan 17, 2002 at 02:13:38PM -0800, Michael M. Butler wrote:
> > > "The holistic mixmaster of catagorical imperative"? I really doubt
> > > that he meant this seriously.
> >
> > Thanks, I suspected as much, but I didn't have the mail history to check,
> > and it seemed that others were replying to it as if it were serious.
> > I thought I remembered Forrest having more sense than that.
> Of course. Every right-thinking person would refer to the HOLY mixmaster of categorical imperative.
> "Holistic mixmaster" is just gibberish.

To quote a wise entity: "It means that the known polarization
vector of consciousness is the Chandrasekhar mass."

I love markov chain programs, sometimes they almost make sense. I
actually realized Forrests post was a joke and still spent a
while reading some of the wonderous sentences pondering their
meaning. Good postmodernism is like the tarot, your mind makes up
a lot of interesting patterns in the chaos.

The same generator as produced the above also said the final word
on the uploading-identity debate: "Identity is a symbiote in fine


Anders Sandberg                                      Towards Ascension!                  
GCS/M/S/O d++ -p+ c++++ !l u+ e++ m++ s+/+ n--- h+/* f+ g+ w++ t+ r+ !y

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