[ExI] [ZS] [cryo] Nick Bostrom, Anders Sandberg, Stuart Armstrong to be frozen after death
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Tue Jun 11 22:45:02 UTC 2013
On Tue, Jun 11, 2013 at 11:10 PM, Keith Henson wrote:
> As Anders mentioned, the payment is from life insurance and as he
> says, it's less than the cost of a dinner out a week.
Correct, but it also involves giving the life insurance payout to a
cryonics company rather than to his estate for his family.
> You are, incidentally, condemning a fair fraction of the people who
> post on this list. Max More is president of Alcor, and historically
> many of the people here have been signed up. I have been signed up
> since 1985 and have participated in 20 of the 100 plus suspensions
> Alcor has done.
He isn't condemning cryonics supporters. He just wants to know the
reasons for their choice.
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