Re: An Extropian Nation ??!

Kennita Watson (
Fri, 20 Jun 1997 04:31:32 -0400 (EDT)

>Abraham Moses Genen wrote:
>> Most people are willing to accept change if they understand how it will
>> benefit them.
Hagbard Celine responded:
>Absolutely and entirely, 110% correct!

I beg to differ. I think you both greatly underestimate the degree of
risk-aversion that most people have. I hazard a guess that most
participants in this list are atypical in this regard.


Kennita Watson | The bond that links your true family is not one of blood,| but of respect and joy in each other's life. Rarely do
| members of the same family grow up under the same roof.
| -- Richard Bach, _Illusions_