Re: POLI: quiet socialist revolution
Sun, 23 Feb 1997 01:52:21 +0000

> I also wonder how many of the individualists here call themselves
> 'true' extropians. How the hell do you organise individualists or
> anarchists ?. Maybe it's like in that monty python movie 'life of
> brian' when brian says: don't follow me: 'you are all individuals',
> and the crowd replies simultaneously: 'Yes we are all individuals!'

This reminds me of a routine commedian Steve Martin did years ago in
which he taught the audience his "Nonconformist's Credo" (or
something to that effect). It went like this:

Martin: "Repeat after me"
Martin: "I promise to be different"
Audience: "I promise to be different"
Martin: "I promise to be unique"
Audience: "I promise to be unique"
Martin: "I promise not to repeat things other people say"
Audience: "I promise..... (breaks up with laughter)

William Kitchen

The future is ours to create.