archive: Re: SETI Why would anyone look forward to sharing this galaxy?

Re: SETI Why would anyone look forward to sharing this galaxy?

Ray Shank ( res@mail.org )
Tue, 06 Oct 1998 12:49:27 -0500

>... If a spaceship landed in the middle of an ape
>tribe, do you think they would be aware that the ship came from another
>planet? To them, it would be no stranger than a truck. The pilots would
surely
>know that we perceived them differently than the apes.

The alien pilots would definitely know that we perceived them differently
than the apes, by having to look back at us through the muzzles of our
army's weapons aimed at them, to see our faces.

My 2 cents. Now, how much is it up to?

Ray Shank - res@mail.org
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