Fortunately it turns out we live in a universe where this is a very fruitful strategy.

As I understand it, that is the justification.

Upvoted for pointing out that Yudkowsky already dealt with the issue. I'd forgotten. I'm still not completely happy, but I guess sometimes you do hit rock bottom...

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