SCI and ECON Nanotech

Lyle Burkhead (
Tue, 01 Oct 1996 18:04:02 -0500 (EST)

Rich Artym:

> Ahhhhh! Thank goodness you're being clear at last, Lyle.
> [Perhaps you made the point clearly before I joined this list ...]


> Now I understand: you do not believe in "Extropian MNT".
> Fine, that's the end of the discussion, as I have no intention of
> trying to convert you to what you feel is an unfounded religion.
> I wonder though, is there anyone else on the list besides Lyle
> that doesn't believe that MNT will achieve the bulk of the things
> that are being predicted for it?

That pretty much says it all. End of discussion.

"Believe" is the operative word here. There is no use arguing
with believers about their beliefs. I remain a creedal minimalist.