[ExI] and speaking again of weird emailer programs

Damien Broderick thespike at satx.rr.com
Tue Jun 26 19:40:56 UTC 2007

I wonder if these fragments, from Jef and 
TheHuman, come through other people's systems as illegibly they do on as mine?

>^H\ÙHÀf the word nightmare referred to the threat
>œ›ÛHHÝ@per-hi-tech weapons that may soon be
>Ào much on the boons and underestimate the perils.
>›Üˆ@xample, only a tiny part of Kurzweil's
>Yˆ[ÝHØ[ˆbe motivated to better or equally good
> > actions by feeling only excitement and no fear, that's
> > aspect of the global arms race that seems to be going
>ÈÙ]Ý]ÙˆÛ۝›ÛÛÛÛ‹‚‚“^H[\\Àis is entirely on 
>increasing awareness -- note the repeated
>metaphor of improving our map -- but alarm and over-reaction can be
>even more harmful.
>H˜XÙH\ÈH˜XÝÀf nature, I agree, but it would
>›ØÙYY]™[ˆYˆ™\ÝšXÀted, just at a slower speed.
> > Just as you point out, the acceleration of change may
>ÛÛÛˆXZÙH][\ÜÜÚX›H›Üˆ[žHÛÝ™\››Y[or any

and so on.

It's not as if Eudora is some quirky start-up.

Damien Broderick 

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