Re: Truth machines

Spike Jones (
Sun, 20 Dec 1998 14:01:29 -0800

> > Perhaps it could be manipulated too, so that the
> > subject becomes (virtually) incapable of lying. This is certainly some-
> > thing worth further investigation.

wasnt there some fad drug in th 70s that was supposed to be a truth serum? sodium pentathol? made you too dopey to make up logically consistent lies? i think i recall somehting like that. can one still obtain such a substance or is it illegal? sounds like fun to experiment with. spike