Michael Patrick wrote:And one more thing -- shouldn't this be in Hype Exchange????
Making fun of stuff you barely understand.
I have done scads of looking into this and find it fascinating if not flawed.
Sadly, they seem to experience a similar tension between the spirit/body duality (if Heaven's Gate didn't need their fleshbuckets to rise up to the spaceship, why would they need a spaceship? etc)but have tried to lick it by cloning fresh bodies and eternally downloading the personality and memory into them.
How to record such slippery stuff is their sticking point.