X-Message-Number: 5245
Date: Thu, 23 Nov 95 10:16:10
From: John de Rivaz <>
Subject: Re: revivals

In article: <> 
> I doubt that any cryonics patients will by revived with physical
> bodies,  the powers that be would not want primitive, penniless,
> people like us wasting  resources. It will be cheaper and safer
> for them to upload us, we'll be charity cases so who can blame
> them, besides, if you can't tell the difference why would you care?


It would be easy enough to erase memory of death and they wouldn't even 
know they had died if they are in a simulated "carry on" world. Such a 
world could include immortality-without-cryonics being developed within 
the subject's lifetime and he would always be unaware that he is in a 


what about the time, space and power taken by running the simulation?

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