Re: Extropy definition
Fri, 5 Sep 1997 12:03:18 -0400 (EDT)

In a message dated 9/5/97 2:01:07 AM, wrote:

> wrote:
>> I recently stated my disagreement with the extropian terminology "dynamic
>> optimism" partly because it implies that extropian "optimism" results
>> irrational faith rather than hard-headed realistic evaluation of fact.
>I think having a malleable soft sponge like head (ie, an open mind) is
>than a hard-head.

There's no incompatibility. Being hard-headed about fact, as opposed to
opinion, forces me to be open-minded.