Re: omega-point-deity (was: from Italy about exi)

From: Waldemar Ingdahl (
Date: Tue Jul 04 2000 - 08:40:34 MDT

>From: "J. R. Molloy" <>
>To: <>
>Subject: Re: omega-point-deity (was: from Italy about exi)
>Date: Tue, 4 Jul 2000 07:30:56 -0700
>Waldemar Ingdahl has asked,
> >What to do?
> >
> >Sincerely,
> >Waldemar
>To dissociate extropy from "nutty religion" might involve a dash of humor
>with sincerity.
>Why does this work? Because nothing seems quite as humorless as taking
>too seriously.
>Others have thought of the omega point before Tipler. Some ancients called
>Still others fixate on the alpha point. But reality does not depend on such
>points, and neither does real transhumanity.
>Pointless bumper stickers:
>Consciousness: That annoying time between naps.
>Beauty is in the eye of the beer holder.
>The more you complain, the longer God makes you live.
>IRS: We've got what it takes to take what you've got.
>Ever stop to think, and forget to start again?
>Honk If You Want To See My Finger

Do I have to spell it out for you again. lets go. The people are not
interested of geeky religions and math teorems, end of story.
If they have alredy formd a predjudice against transhumanism becuse Tippler,
we are all very FUCKED. Then we're seen as a nutty sect, and in for all heck
of a lot of slope before being able to communicate outwards again. And this
just because they skimmed a Tipler page or especially anti- Tipler page.

So, what to do?

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