Re: PHIL: The extropian principles

Eliezer S. Yudkowsky (
Fri, 05 Mar 1999 09:18:43 -0600

"Eliezer S. Yudkowsky" wrote:
> I believe that Extropianians, to the best of my knowledge of many, many,
> people, stand for the belief that sentient life can and should seek,
> through the use of ultratechnology: Complete dominion over the physical
> Universe; transhuman, superhuman, and unlimited intelligence; absolute
> freedom from all coercion; transcendence of any limit that can be
> transcended; total knowledge of everything.

Oops. Um, this should be interpreted as "the best of my *limited* knowledge of many, many people"; that is, I do *not* know all of them. Sorry for the unintentional boast.

--         Eliezer S. Yudkowsky

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