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Old 12-27-2017, 07:45 AM
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Originally Posted by jz78817 View Post
only human arrogance (which the subject of this thread possesses a surfeit of) would lead one to think we're entitled to immortality of any kind.

it's a religion unto itself.
Human arrogance is actually what led us to think that we were entitled to control fire and everything that came after that. I am nowhere as optimistic as the subject of the thread on the matter, but the steady march of progress and technology should lead to extending our* life spans by substantial, maybe even indefinite amounts.


*by "our" I mean humans as a species, I am not all that optimistic that we will live to see it, maybe our kids or grandkids.