What can YOU say in six sentences?
We should be thinking about these things:
Question: Given the opportunity to fine-tune their unborn child--to make them smarter, faster, prettier, more disease-resistant--in short, to provide them with the advantages most parents devote their lives to giving their offspring--how many parents will say no?
He has seen the gleam in someone's eye become the future. He has fought pandemics and worried that he might be a target of the Unabomber.
Given the rate of increasing complexity in technological advances, humans as we know them may only be 2-3 generations from becoming as evolutionarily quaint as the Neanderthals seem to us now.
Kurzweil says everything will be cool, but every evangelist needs a skeptic.