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Old 12-03-2017, 12:58 PM
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Originally Posted by Dewey Finn View Post
In this thread, he was absolutely convinced that it will soon be possible to scan a preserved human brain and then recover the personality and memories (the consciousness, in other words) and asked us what our excuse was. (He never did clarify why we needed to supply an excuse, or whether he was asking us why we're not lining up today to have our brains extracted for retrieval or why we're not throwing all our time and money at developing the technology.)
You mean The Final Cut wasn't real?
The film takes place in a setting where memory implants make it possible to record entire lives. (Robin) Williams plays a professional who specializes in editing the memories of unsavory people into uncritical memorials that are played at funerals.