[FoRK] geopolitics of low oil prices

Joseph S. Barrera III joe at barrera.org
Tue Jan 12 16:29:28 PST 2016


Absolutely. If he blows it again this year, I'm going to kick him off our
super-secret private list.

On Tue, Jan 12, 2016 at 4:23 PM, Gregory Alan Bolcer <greg at bolcer.org>
wrote:

> 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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