X-Message-Number: 19459
Date: Wed, 10 Jul 2002 11:00:59 +0000
From: Kennita Watson <>
Subject: Re Ted Williams poll

"Unconfirmed reports say John Henry Williams plans to
freeze his father's body to possibly revive it in the
future or use its DNA. What do you think?

It's a shameless act by a greedy son.    58.0%
John Henry should be frozen -- alive!    33.0%
John Henry took care of his father; it's
a private matter and he should be allowed
to do what he wants.                      6.2%
Why not? It might work, and we could have
Ted back.                                 2.9%
                              Total votes: 4832"

Driven FromThePack wrote:
Looks like we lose....again.  We been down so
long...etc. Maybe someone outghta write a sad country
song about cryonics....

Oh c'mon, DF!  I for one am overjoyed that almost 3%
(over 100 people) overcame the negative press to say
it might work.  I as a Libertarian am well accustomed
too being massacred in the polls.  I guess your
despondency matches your name:  I don't see myself as
"driven from the pack" but as "joyously free from the

A more complete article, and not bad, from the same paper:


Don't feel sorry for cryonics; feel sorry for the
poor benighted masses who will probably die because
they don't get it.
May you live long and prosper,
Kennita Watson          | Emancipate yourselves from mental slavery;
     |   None but ourselves can free our minds.
http://www.kennita.com  |           -- Bob Marley, "Redemption Song"

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