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From: "John de Rivaz" <>
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Subject: Re: CryoNet #27734: Transhumanity is not for me [Basie]
Date: Mon, 20 Mar 2006 10:08:52 -0000

I think what is meant is freedom from a hormonal compulsion to do these
things, rather than removal of the ability to do them.

A lot of people like gardening, for example, but how many would agree for
their bodies to be modified such that they have a difficult to control
compulsion to garden?

Sincerely, John de Rivaz:  http://John.deRivaz.com for websites including
Cryonics Europe, Longevity Report, The Venturists, Porthtowan, Alec Harley
Reeves - inventor, Arthur Bowker - potter, de Rivaz genealogy,  Nomad .. and

----- Original Message ----- 
>  >Freedom from instincts (a transhuman is not motivated by appetite
>  >for food or sex)
> Freedom from food and sex? I hope not! I want a future where there are
> of good food, sex and other vices.

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