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carl sagan1980/2002

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2017-11-24

eavesdropping aliens

the strongest signals from earth are interplanetary radar pulses. the most noticeable intelligence transmissions will be commercials - for their repetition -- and coordinated broadcasts in times of crisis -- for their breadth. "we can hope that [alien life that may intercept] will find these programs incomprehensible." - carl sagan

must not have a high regard for human broadcast history.