Re: Property Rights

Joe E. Dees (
Wed, 26 May 1999 18:03:19 -0500

Subject:        	Re: Property Rights
Date sent:      	Wed, 26 May 1999 14:59:26 -0700 (PDT)
From:           	"Lee Daniel Crocker" < (none)>
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> > THAT would be your answer to the parents????? "Suck it up,
> > folks; no need to be irrationally emotional about this li'l ole
> > aberration. It's only your kids lying dead in there."
> Am I supposed to feel like an evil human being because I put
> more faith in black-and-white numbers from a responsible study
> than in the lament of some sobbing mother? Well, then, I'll
> just have to accept that. My children will have to live with
> the consequences of what I do, not with how I feel. Sorrow
> won't accomplish anything. If that makes me inhuman, then
> that's one more reason to desire to become transhuman--perhaps
> a better-designed being won't be so distracted by emotional
> reactions from making the right choices.
> Wow, some actual transhuman/extropian content on this thread!
Your response may be clinically described as sociopathic, for it makes no distinction between people and things.
> --
> Lee Daniel Crocker <> <>
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