It doesn't sound impossible that anthropic probabilities are weighted by simplicity and we're lucky.

Hmm. I think "we're lucky" implies "probabilities are irrelevant for actual results", so it obsoletes #3.

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by MrMind 1 min read19th Oct 2015198 comments

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