History[ edit ] Precursors of transhumanism[ edit ] According to Nick Bostromtranscendentalist impulses have been expressed at least as far back as the quest for immortality in the Epic of Gilgameshas well as in historical quests for the Fountain of Youththe Elixir of Lifeand other efforts to stave off aging and death. The late 19th to early 20th century movement known as Russian cosmism also incorporated some ideas which later developed into the core of the transhumanist movement. Fundamental ideas of transhumanism were first advanced in by the British geneticist J. Haldane in his essay Daedalus:
Log in to Reply FallenHero April 9, at 9: You are either a disinfo agent, or very stupid. Regardless, WW3 looks like it is kicking off as planned. What has this country become… dannyboy April 9, at 9: Log in to Reply FallenHero April 9, at You were the one to suggest the deep state doesnt exist, where is YOUR proof?
Log in to Reply K-Dog April 9, at I apologize because I normally respond to everyone who replies to me. Eoin April 9, at He could probably start a fight in an empty house.
His presence here is a testament to Mr. The tenor is too reminiscent to be co-incidental or accidental. Walter B April 9, at However, anything offered that is offered as proof of this can easily be discredited by those who choose to not believe so there is no need to even try talk to them.
For me, even before I started my adult life,the simple fact that Allen Dulles blew the Bay of Pigs fiasco, got fired by JFK, worked with organized crime assassins to kill Castro and then JFK gets assassinated and Allen Dulles gets put in charge of the investigation, well really, you have to be brain dead to not put that one together simply based on those known facts alone.
The US military and every military throughout the course of time, utilizes deception and murder as it first weapons, we trained extensively in this Trojan Horse anyone or was that faked too.
The actual covert agencies of this nation have utilized murder, government overthrow, and aided internal insurrections as a living. Those who lack the ability to consider that the spooks may have developed an insensitivity for the invisible borders that are between America and the rest of the planet, well they choose to be ignorant, I assure you.
You must always keep in mind that there are those who are employed by the murderers, those that profit from the murderers, and far too many that refuse to consider that the murders are being done because they live the high life because of them.
There are also many that refuse to accept the reality of what the spies, thieves, and murderers do for a living because they project their own, murder-free lives upon the rest of the World.
Apparently Denial is more than a river that flows through Egypt. Log in to Reply Walter B April 9, at 5: I think I am going to establish myself a bucket list and the first thing on it will be to find a nice brick wall somewhere and bang my head against it repeatedly until the pain stops.
Farmer Joe April 9, at Especially with the lefties, are they supposed to be the open minded ones? Log in to Reply Janos Skorenzy April 9, at 1: Farmer Joe April 9, at 1: GreenAlba April 10, at 4: As well as meaning that Ashers can be legally forced to aid the promotion of same-sex marriage, it also implies that gay bakers could be forced by law to decorate cakes with homophobic slogans.
Let his other customers decide on the future of his business by supporting it or not. Send Donald Trump to their shop to order an anniversary cake for Melania and himself. If Donald gets his cake, your baker is just a bigot.
Farmer Joe April 10, at 7: Clearly there are exceptions. How is the baker supposed to know if his customer is a cheater? I would agree that he is a bigot if, say, he refused the gay patron a breakfast croissant or refused to make him a generic birthday cake.
However, that is not what is being discussed and his right to religious liberty is protected by the constitution. GreenAlba April 11, at 8: People being rejected by guest houses? Re Trump, the example was obviously hypothetical, but anyone getting a Trump order of this kind would know where it came from and how he behaves.
One would hope the judgement would be even handed. Farmer Joe April 11, at Jul 16, · The future is impossible to predict.
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