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From: "Ken Nordtvedt" <>
Subject: Re: [DNA] CNN article: The government has your baby's DNA
Date: Sun, 7 Feb 2010 13:09:07 -0700
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I think he's about right about how things can come to be.

----- Original Message -----
From: "Wilcox Lisa" <>
To: <>
Sent: Sunday, February 07, 2010 12:42 PM
Subject: Re: [DNA] CNN article: The government has your baby's DNA


> 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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