Following up my long bets post:
+ BTW, I hope there are intelligent aliens out there. I just don't think there are.
+ Gerry reports on a thread at Tom's place that his sister said the Singularity sounds likes the Rapture and IEEE is picking up on the same similarity this month. Exactly! And I don't believe in the Rapture nor the Singularity! Am I just a contrarian? ;-)