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From: Wilcox Lisa <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] CNN article: The government has your baby's DNA
Date: Sun, 7 Feb 2010 11:42:26 -0800
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Hi Ken--

On Feb 7, 2010, at 10:34 AM, Ken Nordtvedt wrote:

> The road to hell is often paved with "good" intentions. Sometimes
> we can't
> have our cake and eat it, too.

Because of technology, our ideas about privacy and intellectual
property rights are under extreme stress. No one can really predict
how these complex questions will be resolved, but here is the
speculation of the amazing David Brin:

http://www.wired.com/wired/archive/4.12/fftransparent.html

The only thing we can say with any certainty is that, in 2020, we
won't be having the same discussions, but we'll still be discussing
the issue.


Lisa


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