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    Thread: Dragon Transhumanist Inbound
Post: RE: Dragon Transhumanist Inbound

If the setting isn't necessarily what you want the future to be, why are you treating it so personally that I contemplated the ethics and civil rights implications of the models of cognition that the ...
Rakeela The Arrivals Lounge 21 2,298 07-12-2021, 11:41 AM
    Thread: Dragon Transhumanist Inbound
Post: RE: Dragon Transhumanist Inbound

I really want a philosophical discussion ground. If talking about things is verboten what's the point of a forum? I didn't attack anything, I talked about stuff and my thoughts about stuff. How can...
Rakeela The Arrivals Lounge 21 2,298 07-12-2021, 11:38 AM
    Thread: Dragon Transhumanist Inbound
Post: RE: Dragon Transhumanist Inbound

Whoa. That's harsh! I didn't know I was going to step across a landmine like that. If you see a hair trigger in that, then I see a hair trigger in you. That's really scary, man. I don't think I w...
Rakeela The Arrivals Lounge 21 2,298 07-12-2021, 11:36 AM
    Thread: Dragon Transhumanist Inbound
Post: RE: Dragon Transhumanist Inbound

I wrote six paragraphs here and lost them to a misclick when I was ready to post.  I cannot remember all of that content.  I think I need to remove the capability of my mouse to apply 'back' button pr...
Rakeela The Arrivals Lounge 21 2,298 07-12-2021, 06:46 AM
    Thread: Thoughts on RKKV warning time
Post: RE: Thoughts on RKKV warning time

In this setting I think I would be stuck wanting to ascend in benevolent paranoia, wanting to be capable of protecting large modosophont civilizations, and I would probably be an annoying anti-transce...
Rakeela General Setting Discussion 6 95 07-11-2021, 07:40 AM
    Thread: Hypertalls
Post: RE: Hypertalls

Could a ringworld be built in deep space?  Could it have a tower across its empty middle, reaching between opposing sides of the ring?  That seems to me like it would be the largest possible inhabitab...
Rakeela General Setting Discussion 13 199 07-11-2021, 06:23 AM
    Thread: Dragon Transhumanist Inbound
Post: RE: Dragon Transhumanist Inbound

(07-10-2021, 07:50 AM)Drashner1 Wrote: While I'm sure we have common expectations around here, perhaps the most common of all when it comes to the OA setting is that it is enormous in both space and...
Rakeela The Arrivals Lounge 21 2,298 07-11-2021, 05:31 AM
    Thread: Dragon Transhumanist Inbound
Post: RE: Dragon Transhumanist Inbound

(07-08-2021, 07:15 PM)stevebowers Wrote: Greetings! We do have some dragons in the OA scenario, but they are usually highly engineered lizards. Of course, in the OA Current Era, there are a signif...
Rakeela The Arrivals Lounge 21 2,298 07-10-2021, 07:20 AM
    Thread: The Last Pandemic In Human History
Post: RE: The Last Pandemic In Human History

I'm really glad to see this thread.  I'm worried that it won't be true, but for petty reasons unrelated to the strict technological limits of humanity.  It seems like there's some amount of struggle t...
Rakeela Real Life But OA Relevant 16 2,581 07-08-2021, 04:06 PM
    Thread: Dragon Transhumanist Inbound
Post: Dragon Transhumanist Inbound

Greetings!  I'm Rakeela, an otherkin transhumanist with species dysphoria.  I have lifelong biotech interests that I was for two decades unable to pursue, though lately I've been trying to break into ...
Rakeela The Arrivals Lounge 21 2,298 07-08-2021, 10:27 AM