Re: Ancestral Extropians?

Eliezer S. Yudkowsky (
Fri, 25 Jun 1999 15:00:01 -0500

Natasha Vita-More wrote:
> No, you are incorrect. If was responding in a "programmed" fashion, then I
> would have been offended by Rob's post about women. My defense was not for
> women, but for a generalization of males. I disagree with Rob's
> generalization of male behavior for many reasons. One of which is the fact
> that not all men think all women are grouped together as a whole. My
> request for an apology was for my father, husband, my business associates,
> and my many male friends.

After all, thinking of yourself as a big macho hunter is just as crippling as thinking of yourself as a little toy doll, in cognitive if not social terms.

           Eliezer S. Yudkowsky
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