[ExI] Striving for Objectivity Across Different Cultures
dagonweb at gmail.com
Thu Aug 21 20:02:58 UTC 2008
On this whole rather odd attitude of most humans regarding death - that in
a natural context it is somehow necessary I have come to conclude that
aren't a very sociable species. Try this little experiment - think of ten or
different ways for a human to become superhuman, and conclude what happens
next. A prime example of what would happen next is the marvel war, where
humans completely freak out over superhero mutants and try to outlaw, cure
kill em. I think this is acutely plausible.
The underlying mechanic active in the human psychology is a fear of
I even would go as far as state that all humans are racist - as soon as a
emerge that is halway possible to pose a threat select groups humans would
demonize it, and kill it as fast as possible. i think thats one evolutionary
the homo sapiens; rally hatred against an enemy species and eradicate it for
of profit (and/)or fear.
the aging debate is a variant of the same. All humans have a keen instinct
to keep an
eye on their fellow humans. I have a personal intuition this is what caused
of jews. As it turns out jews have been practicing an intelligence enhancing
mechanism for thousands of years. On IQ tests the typical jew performs
largely because of a rabbinic system of selecting mates. I don't know the
full details but
I can clearly see populations noticing this advantage and proceeding to
or trying to exterminate the competitor.
It would be fascinating to me if someone found a series of experiments that
whole idea. Place humans in experimental conditions where they'd have to
with human and (simulated) nonhuman intelligences and see if they would
personal gain when the nonhumans were subject to a racial progrom or
If this is true, we should be cautious if a small segment of population gets
life extension methods - or any type of enhancing treatment. It might
instincts in humans outside the loop that may prove quite deadly. I would be
if I enjoyed singular life extension treatments - i believe me being blessed
prospect of (only) living a fuw decades more because of a treatment or
would make me the target for homocidals. I'd trigger their inborn
Is this whole idea politically incorrect? ...inherently offensive?
If so, why?
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