Re: Are you wearing your Other Bracelet?

From: zeb haradon (
Date: Sat Jul 15 2000 - 15:22:23 MDT

>From: Natasha Vita-More <>
>Subject: Re: Are you wearing your Other Bracelet?
>Date: Sat, 15 Jul 2000 10:19:28 -0700
>At 12:29 PM 7/15/00 -0400, Eliezer wrote:
> >Also, I think the cryonics sign-up sheets should have little checkboxes
> >on the bottom that say:
> >
> > Do you want to be reanimated as (check one):
> > [] A biological human
> > [] An upload
> > [] A superintelligence
>Can't be reanimated as a biological human. The reentry process will
>require a neuro patients to add on a prosthetic body or cloned body (or
>whatever will come on line technologically at that time). So, it would
>have to be a post-biological transhuman. As for whole body patients, they
>too will need some non-biological augmentations and therefore will not be a
>biological human.

How about "as close as possible to your current configuration". This is what
I would pick. I like being biological, and if I had any enhancements I'd
like them to be "biology-like".

>My bracelet is on my kitchen table. I would really like to have an implant
>on my wrist that flashes neon colors and emits a loud alarm if I need to
>get immediate medical care and suspension. A problem with the bracelet or
>necklace is that there are some personnel in emergency rooms that don't
>look at the bracelets/necklaces while treating a patient.

Mine is on my keychain, and I have the necklace which I am constantly
playing with but don't really wear too much.
I'd like a ring around my neck which, upon emergency situation, immediately
contracts, decapitating me, and starting an instant neurosuspension. It
would also contain some nanotech "tentacles" to reach out into the
environment and start building a body and reanimating me when the
appropriate time comes.

Zeb Haradon (
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