Re: META: Shock levels (Re: SL3/4)

From: Elian Judice (
Date: Thu May 25 2006 - 21:41:00 MDT

On 5/25/06, Joel Pitt <> wrote:
> Just in case people forgot, shock levels are not relative to someone's
> experience with future tech. To quote
> :
> "A Shock Level measures the high-tech concepts you can contemplate
> without being impressed, frightened, blindly enthusiastic - without
> exhibiting future shock."

Into what Shock Level does UFAI fall? And is this Shock Level not
achieved by those who are apparently frightened enough to dedicate
much activity toward avoiding it?

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