Elizabeth Moon

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Experience

Paksworld Website

Non-series Books

Sci-fi Writer, Sci-fi Writer  - Slashdot

Publisher  - Target Corporation

Officer  - U.S. Marine Corps

Education

McHi

B.A.  - History , Rice University

Biology degree  - University of Texas at Austin

degree  - biology , University of Texas , Austin

degree  - history , Rice University

degrees  - Texas universities

graduate degree  - The University of Texas at San Antonio

graduate degree  - University of Texas

Affiliations

Member  - SFWA Inc

Volunteer  - Williamson County EMS

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Sci-fi Writer Elizabeth Moon Believes Everyone Should Be Chipped
Sci-fi Writer Elizabeth Moon Believes Everyone Should Be Chipped - Slashdot Sci-fi Writer Elizabeth Moon Believes Everyone Should Be Chipped 409 Posted by Soulskill on Tuesday May 22, @11:30PM from the i'm-sorry-have-you-met-humanity dept. Bob the Super Hamste writes "The BBC has an opinion piece from science fiction writer Elizabeth Moon who believes that everyone should be chipped or barcoded at birth. Submission: Sicence fiction writer Elizabeth Moon believes everyone should be chipped Machine-Guided Learning Matches Teachers In Study This discussion has been archived. No new comments can be posted. Sci-fi Writer Elizabeth Moon Believes Everyone Should Be Chipped More Login Sci-fi Writer Elizabeth Moon Believes Everyone Should Be Chipped The first 4 words that came to my mind when I read this proposal were yourself, Elizabeth, fuck, & go. Go fuck Elizabeth yourself? I actually listened to the clips and it is clear that Elizabeth is talking about a hypothetical situation. She isn't saying she advocates chipping everyone with ID chips in the real world. She was discussing a fictional hypothetical situation she even states it "if I were empress of the universe". Plus she does discuss, the privacy implications, and it's very reasoned. Her main objective was for some sort of method to identify Friend of Foe on the battlefield. She even admits to draw backs and such. You guys are acting like she is some raving lunatic wanting to destroy your lives. In order to avoid problems with miss-identification, just like Elizabeth proposes. It was a little gift he got as part of the welcome package when he checked into the German Stalag. I somehow don't think he would have much positive to say about Elizabeth's proposal if he were alive to hear it. Moon has accomplished her objective (Score:2) from the only man on earth called Elizabeth Chip says Elizabeth should be mooned (Score:2) Elizabeth Moon is a Science Fiction Writer (Score:2) I think that Elizabeth Moon and those who have such awful ideas about our future should be chopped. Re:Elizabeth Moon (Score:5, Insightful) Re:Elizabeth Moon (Score:5, Informative) Re:Elizabeth Moon (Score:5, Informative) by iphinome (810750) writes: on Wednesday May 23, @04:05AM (#40084583) You might be interested to discover that she wasn't actually advocating chipping people. She was asked for wild ideas, not good ideas. It was discussed on her blog when I, myself took her seriously and called her out. http://www.paksworld.com/blog/?p=1574#comments [paksworld.com] I haven't read any of Elizabeth Moon's works (yet), but is this meant as a warning wher

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Elizabeth Moon
Elizabeth Moon has degrees in history and biology, and served as a commissioned officer in the U.S. Marine Corps. She lives outside of Austin, Texas with her husband and son. Share Link to Author page on SFE View all books by Elizabeth Moon

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