Re: virus: Re: Virus: Sociological Change (Anarchy)
Mon, 20 Jan 1997 11:11:56 -0600 (CST)

On Tue, 7 Jan 1997, Martz wrote:

> On Mon, 6 Jan 1997, wrote:
> >M. Traynor wrote:


> >> >Does it have a currency?
> >>
> >> Of course.
> >
> >And who decides what it is?
> Any two or more people or organisations who wish to do business with
> each other. Do you really think the banking industry couldn't survive
> without government?

Legislating money is always an iffy proposition. The U.S. $1 coin
*ISN'T* money, even though the U.S. government passed a law to make it such.


> >> No it isn't. Even in its perfect form democracy is the needs of the many
> >> overruling the needs of the few.
> >
> >In perfect democracy, unanimity is the ultimat goal.
> Short of Borganism it'll never happen. Therein lies the fundamental
> flaw. Democracy is a lie.

I don't like talking about things more imaginary than any RPG I own, such
as "perfect democracy".

/ Towards the conversion of data into information....
/ Kenneth Boyd