The Truly Iterated Prisoner's Dilemma

I am a dedicated Paperclipper. Ask anyone who knows me well enough to have seen me in a Staples!

Prove it. You can't just create an account, claim to be a Paperclipper, and expect people to believe you. Anyone who did so would be using an extremely suboptimal inference engine.

Ideas wanted: democracy in an Em world

There are several modes by which that could fail. For example, if the beings have simply mastered a classifier indistinguishable from a typical population member in polynomial time under an adaptive interactive proof protocol (similar to the so-called "Turing Test"), while actually implementing a (source-code-uninspectable) program hostile to that value system.

Ideas wanted: democracy in an Em world

Or maybe when they've been demonstrated to have assimilated the values of the rest of the population.

Prisoner's Dilemma (with visible source code) Tournament
(lambda (x)
  (if (eq? (eval '\'))))))))))) (injectedai ... ))));
New report: Intelligence Explosion Microeconomics

While I'm amused by your account name, the "novelty account" meme is quite virulent and has the potential to lower the signal-to-noise ratio in the comments if everyone starts doing this...

New report: Intelligence Explosion Microeconomics

Thanks for adopting my suggestion to publish more on paperclip-production-relevant topics.

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