[FoRK] geopolitics of low oil prices

Gregory Alan Bolcer greg at bolcer.org
Tue Jan 12 16:23:04 PST 2016


But we'd have to make sure Stephen doesn't ruin it by posting it to FoRK.

Greg

On Tue, Jan 12, 2016 at 3:18 PM, Joseph S. Barrera III <joe at barrera.org>
wrote:

> That is so Greg :-)
>
> Keeping it simple: surgery available to allow your spine to glow during
> orgasm a al Battlestar Galactica.
>
>
> http://scifi.stackexchange.com/questions/24838/why-does-cylon-number-6s-back-glow-in-episode-1
>
> Possible addition: hack to allow the spine to glow NOT during orgasm.
> Hi-tech faking it.
>
>
> http://thoughtcatalog.com/tatiana-perez/2015/07/if-shes-faking-it-ill-know-and-6-other-outrageous-myths-about-female-orgasms-men-need-to-stop-believing/
>
>
>
> On Tue, Jan 12, 2016 at 3:11 PM, Gregory Alan Bolcer <greg at bolcer.org>
> wrote:
>
> > You just gave me  a great idea for FoRK's April Fool's post.  Some
> inventor
> > invented a genome where if you are close to your significant other, your
> > heart glows, but unfortunately, they broke up because he was working too
> > much, so now he's really pissed off he's got this stupid glowing
> jellyfish
> > shit in his chest.  Every time they go to court, the female judge thinks
> > it's so cute and grants his ex permission to do anything, so he ends up
> > mansplaining it to her which upsets her ruling.
> >
> > Greg
> >
> > On Tue, Jan 12, 2016 at 3:04 PM, Stephen D. Williams <sdw at lig.net>
> wrote:
> >
> > > On 1/12/16 2:18 PM, Joseph S. Barrera III wrote:
> > >
> > >> On Tue, Jan 12, 2016 at 1:58 PM, Stephen D. Williams <sdw at lig.net>
> > wrote:
> > >>
> > >> We're going to be living in magical worlds
> > >>>
> > >>
> > >> ​"We", but not us.
> > >> ​
> > >>
> > > Many of us are within a few miles of the epicenters of magical devices,
> > > self-driving cars, voice recognition, image and object recognition,
> > concept
> > > encyclopedias being coupled to deep learning, and all the money anyone
> > > would need to make it all happen...
> > >
> > > We're close to a time when a summer of code project could edit a genome
> > to
> > > create a new animal or store data or make an enhancement using CRISPR
> for
> > > $100.  Send a message to all of your progeny by editing in a GenomeCode
> > in
> > > part of your unused DNA!  Show stripes on your skin whenever you are on
> > an
> > > odd milli-lay line (requires the GenomePS module and service).  Create
> > > glowing saliva, but only when you kiss your betrothed!  What will you
> > think
> > > of?  (For your safety, all DNA sequences reset at the end of the
> > project.)
> > >
> > > The magic is out there.  It's just not yet evenly distributed.
> > >
> > > Of course, as always, one cycle's magic is the next cycle's ho hum
> > > standard engineering techniques.  Like AI (AGI really), it's only magic
> > > when we don't know how to do it yet.
> > >
> > > sdw
> > >
> > >
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