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Originally posted by ZetaRediculian
Just watch some old Star Trek episodes. They predicted the flip phone and video calls and computers that talk to you. I wonder what the intergalatic Bill Gates will be like. Hopefully we just learn telepathy and remote viewing.
Originally posted by Druscilla
reply to post by Jchristopher5
The problem with the Bill Gates model/idea, is that it relies on and perpetuates the old top-down centralized concentration of power/wealth model.
I'd hope that such concepts would go away and become as outdated as napping flint to hunt buffalo in a post-disclosure world where essentially anyone and everyone is allowed similar resources such that money, and wealth are also old outdated concepts; a world where everyone is allowed education to whatever levels they aspire, resources to pursue whatever dreams and goals they desire to pursue, and work in jobs and fields they find rewarding.
Menial and labor jobs )unless someone actually enjoys menial work, could be conducted by robots, just like there are physical layer "dumb" devices in any inter-network that are required for functional communications.
Everyone could/should then be allowed/provided for to be useless bums that play computer games all day (or equivalent uselessness), (if they want), while anyone and everyone with motivation, self worth, and ambition will also be provided for, encouraged, and enabled to pursue whatever it is that interests them.
Originally posted by Jchristopher5
I know this concept will sound wacky to some, but I also know that some the most free-thinking world citizens read and post on these forums. I would appreciate your feedback on the following. For this exercise, we need to assume that the alien/UFO phenomena is real, and that disclosure is inevitable. That is no stretch for me personally, as I feel strongly that disclosure, or more like "mass acceptance" of this reality is eminent.