Re: Right/Left Brain Ratio

Anders Sandberg (
Sat, 26 Oct 1996 16:57:57 +0200 (MET DST)

On Thu, 24 Oct 1996, Chris Hind wrote:

> Out of curiosity I'm wondering how many people on this list are left brain
> (engineers) as opposed to right brain (artists) or am i getting the sides
> wrong? I find there to be many more engineers than artists on this list. We
> obviously need both and we should attempt to utilize both sides to refine
> new extropian ideas.

Well, I know I was extremely left-brain oriented earlier, but that might
have changed the last years.

Anyway, I think we should be aware of that the left-right distinction
isn't as powerful as it sometimes is said to be. It exists, but it is
very individual and might be better seen as a practical metaphor.

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