Also, the answer to last issue's quote quiz
This is magnificent, thank you
"probably, in time, opposition to the government will be taken to prove imbecility, so that rebels of all kinds will be sterilized. " Curious how Bertrand Russell could see that government would inevitably abuse this practice and yet was a socialist.
My own version of what Kevin Kelly calls protopia is "extropia", from the term "extropy". An extropia is a civilization that is continually striving to improve but never reaches a state of perfection.