On Sun, May 5, 2013 at 4:38 PM, Bruno Marchal <marc...@ulb.ac.be> wrote:
> On 02 May 2013, at 23:54, Telmo Menezes wrote:
> Well, we can hope the best, but we can fear the worst. Even the bitcoin has
> made a little crack due to exaggerate speculation.
> The exaggerate speculation phase was to be expected. Not long ago,
> people where saying that nobody would even trust such a concept. Maybe
> it will survive.
> I have few doubts that it will survive, but as humans are humans, it can
> still take a lot of different shapes.
> The value of money is proportional to the thrust we have in the job of
> others, but this makes hard to correct the system and recognize errors, or
> lies, as it temporally devalue moneys. But already for the middle run, that
> attitude devalue money too, and more deeper in the long term.
> A mathematically very complex problem is in putting cows in some geometry,
> in such a way that the cows have enough good grass so that they produce good
> milks (in that theory). But it has a very simple solution in practice.
> Just put 0, 1, 2, 3, 4, ... cows in the geometry, and just *listen* to the
> cow. Once they complain, put one cow back from the field-geometry, and the
> problem is solved.
> Many humans problems would get quite simplified and often solved if the
> humans were able to listen to themselves and do their job.
> The humans problems comes from the lies based on short termed conflicts of
> The net will help. There too, the prohibition-like attitude will only
> accelerate the prohibited-things, and the undernets.
> There is nothing to fear, except the merchandizing of fear and other money
> based on investments on the worst.
> The problem is not money. It is black and grey money. The nets, and
> undernets, can help but can also been misused. The subdomain, in the Right,
> of cyber-criminality has some future, alas.
Here's a recent interview with the founder of Silk Road:
I was excited to read that he understands his work as being part of
> You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups
> "Everything List" group.
> To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an
> email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com.
> To post to this group, send email to email@example.com.
> Visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list?hl=en.
> For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/groups/opt_out.
You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups
"Everything List" group.
To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email
To post to this group, send email to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list?hl=en.
For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/groups/opt_out.