Re: x-troptians

Michael Butler (
Fri, 1 Nov 1996 10:38:41 PST

David D. said:
Perhaps extropians (or whoever) could learn from this and appropiate
national holidays as their own.

I say:
Well, the circumstances were rather different, but it can't hurt to
try. Permit me to suggest that repurposing secular holidays like
Halloween (pace Wiccans, I mean it's perceived in the main as
secular) might be less likely to backfire. And Halloween is the
second biggest moneymaker after xmas in the US these days.

MMB, at but not for OCV