WTF Anyone else afraid of missing out on life extension, printed organs, new medicines, etc

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  1. MilkyDischarge

    MilkyDischarge Proud Schtick POTY 2016 Gold

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    it seems the kids of today will live forever with DNA breakthroughs, stem cells, reversing aging, 3D printing organs, etc. I'm afraid to be the last generation that won't benefit from this. How about you?
    The upside is I won't be ruled by robots.
     
  2. Long Gone Daddy

    Long Gone Daddy The nite life ain't no good life, but its my life.

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    I hope I live long enough to witness a manned space flight to Mars.
     
  3. Ganggreen87

    Ganggreen87 Well-Known Member

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    I'm 49 and feel like I'm 60 and I'm in great shape. I can't imagine what 60 is gonna feel like.
    I don't want to live to be 100
    71-72 give me a good run at it and call it good I'd be fine with that.
     
  4. MrsTreat

    MrsTreat Well-Known Member

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    I'd rather be ruled by robots then be dead. Because when you're dead, well - you don't exist and have no memories. So actually you might as well never have lived.

    Ah - just kidding. :) Sure, I'm relieved I won't be around for all those breakthroughs. That was close...
     
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    Brokenbad Well-Known Member

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    "Well he talked all night about suicide, said he'd kick it in the head when he was seventy-five, but that's speed jive you want to stay alive when you're seventy-five"
    -Mott the Hoopoe...All The old Dudes
     
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    GaryPuppet Well-Known Member

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    Not me. I hope to be checked out before age 50
     
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    71? how about 51, I'm DONE .... :ugnite:
     
  8. Dick Fitzwell

    Dick Fitzwell Opinions are like assholes ... and so am I

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    What makes me sad is not having any way of knowing just how far we advance in the future. I'd love to know what things will be like in the year 3000 ... if humanity makes it that far of course.
     
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    AmishGirl Well-Known Member VIP

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    :lo5:
     
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  10. Ganggreen87

    Ganggreen87 Well-Known Member

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    I am disappointed in life
    I thought by this age we would have Star Wars type ships and all kinda cool stuff. Take away cell phones and the Internet and not much has changed in my opinion.
    Life is life
    It's the people in your life that make it worth living. I have great people thank god
     
  11. thebabyfacekiller

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    It will be awesome to live forever under constant surveillance and Sharia Law.
     
  12. JameGumb

    JameGumb We're all out of toner!

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    Eh I'm 28 and I even know that I'll miss that chance. Stem Cells are still unfortunately taboo in this country thanks to the zealots. And the 3d printing stuff is still way off from perfection.
     
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    It would definitely suck to be the last person on earth to actually die.

    But I'm not taking any chances. I'm having my head frozen.

    Probably tonight.

    Right after I clean out my freezer.
     
  14. Abner Devereaux

    Abner Devereaux Well-Known Member

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    YES

    that is why I never recycle...Don't care about the debt we are leaving the future generations...never take the opinions of kids seriously....
     
  15. stanggirl

    stanggirl There's no replacement for displacement

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    What???? 51 is young!!!!

    Come on people, I'm 42 and beat my body up everyday at work and I feel like I'm 25...okay, maybe 30

    I'm no genetic freak....what the hell???
     
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    I wonder about the year 2525...
     
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    F Timmy Well-Known Member

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    Already too many people living on Earth. The population has quadrupled in the past century. Just fucking die a natural death and leave a few resources for your kids kids
     
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    When that day happens, I'm blaming this bearded cocksucker for getting the ball rolling. SkyNet is gonna be pissed when they discover this...

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    Effin' Whitey at it again!

    #RobotLivesMatter
     
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    No way. If they extend human lifespans significantly, humanity will have a big problem on their hands. Wars will be fought over food and water. We're walking a fine line being able to support the world's current population, and procreation is always going to be a constant.

    Something will have to give. For every action, there is an equal and opposite reaction.
     
  20. HowieStearn

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    yes, I'm afraid. but there's nothing I can do about it. So, drinkup :beer:
     
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