Re: Why can't Latinum be replicated?
Ronald Held wrote:
... be more expensive than the amount created.
If it takes five bars of Latinum (energy and materials), to produce a single bar of Lainum with the replicator, it wouldn't make much sense.
Of course today it take 1.6 cents to make a penny.
It's easy to support someones beliefs if they are identical to your own.
Tolerating beliefs that you don't personal embrace, or even fully understand, is harder.