"I would insist on every individual having a unique ID permanently attached — a barcode if you will an implanted chip to provide an easy, fast inexpensive way to identify individuals,” Author Elizabeth Moon said on The Forum, a weekly show that features "a global thinking" discussing a "radical, inspiring or controversial idea" for 60 seconds. --Sounds like an argument to join the borg hive collective. I am certain a large number of people will happily sign right up for the bar code. I can see people handing over their children to have their bar code attached before joining the public school indoctrination centers. Insanity truly is the social norm today.