Re: Failure of AI a prediction of Neal Stephenson's "The Diamond Age"

Samael (
Tue, 22 Dec 1998 10:29:34 -0000

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>P.S. I don't believe in FTL or expansionist extraterrestrial sentient life;
>does that make me "unextropian"?

The second bit intrigues me.

Do you mean that you believe that any sentient extraterrestial life we encounter will have progessed technologically beyond the need for physical expansion, or som,ething else?