Re: The Extropian Principles

Eric Watt Forste (
Tue, 20 Aug 1996 22:20:54 -0800

>I find four Principles to be a much less attractive number than five. I
>don't think you could do it in three, and that number might be TOO stable
>to be a symbol for ExI. A symbol like the current logo but with four arrows
>would be rigid-looking as well as swastika-like. Four bad. Five good.

Wow! I'm glad you pointed this out! I forgot all about the original
horrible four-arrow extropy logo.

And you're right that as far as numerological symbolism is concerned, five
is a much better number for extropian ideas than four or three.

Eric Watt Forste <>