There was a time when I read a script and I just got excited about the possibilities.
I have argued above that we cannot prevent the Singularity, that its coming is an inevitable consequence of the humans' natural competitiveness and the possibilities inherent in technology.
All motion is cyclic. It circulates to the limits of its possibilities and then returns to its starting point.
For a brief time in the 1850s, the telegraph companies of England and the United States thought that they could (and should) preserve every message that passed through their wires. Millions of telegrams - in fireproof safes. Imagine the possibilities for history!
Problems are the outward signs of unused inner possibilities.
The past is open to all sorts of magical possibilities because it can't be verified. It's as we make it, so it seems to be entirely free. It seems to be completely up for grabs. But of course it's not.
The Internet opens up a whole new range of possibilities in a wide range of areas.