In the mid-1970s F.M. Esfandiary legally changed his name to FM-2030 for two main reasons. Firstly, to reflect the hope and belief that he would live to celebrate his 100th birthday in 2030; secondly, and more importantly, to break free of the widespread practice of naming conventions that he saw as rooted in a collectivist mentality, and existing only as a relic of humankind's tribalistic past.
"Tell me about it. ____________________ 'I am a 21st century person who was accidentally launched in the 20th. I have a deep nostalgia for the future' -FM-2030 ____________________ FM-2030 was an author teacher transhumanist philosopher futurist and consultant. #inspiration #future #futurism #tw #pimg"