From: "James Wynn"
Subject: RE: (urth) "sibyl" as in "multiple personalities" Date: Wed, 25 Sep 2002 10:39:34 -0500 >Mantis ponders: >So is there a level of prosthetic inclusion where the items are purely >prosthetic (human level), and then a level beyond that where the >prosthetics begin to influence the individual (cyborg), up to a level where >the prosthetics either take over the individual or cause it to disintegrate >under the babble (robot)? > >Crush responds: >Well consider that Silk ponders whether there is anything left of the real >"Rose" amid all her prosthetics. >As one might expect, I wonder if the process goes the other way. Can chems >take on bio prosthetics and is there a point where the prosthetics supercede >the prevenient. Matthew Weber taunts: Wouldn't Jonas be a case of exactly that? Crush goes for the bait: Yep. He would, among others. --