Re: Predators and Prey (was Sma (was Healthy Sexuality))

Anders Sandberg (
Wed, 25 Dec 1996 13:10:12 +0100 (MET)

On Tue, 24 Dec 1996, Chris Hind wrote:

> Perhaps, but the reason we were picked on was because of our intelligence
> wasn't it? (Oh no! I'm starting to sound like a collective!) I don't know
> about you guys, but we're you noticibly different from the start
> intellectually.

Yes, I think this a quite common problem. The cause seems to be that we
are surrounded by a "stupidity culture", where intelligence is seen as
something non-normal (not abnormal or unusual, just not normal). It would
be interesting to try to find out why.

Anders Sandberg Towards Ascension!
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