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If there IS alien super-inteligence in our own galaxy, then what it could be like?

But it is unethical to allow all the suffering that occurs on our planet.

Crazy Ideas Thread

Dogs were domesticated in such a way so that their very existence depends on them being nice to humans.

Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality discussion thread, February 2015, chapter 113

Maybe this is a test for Harry. V wants Harry to find a way to win.

I played as a Gatekeeper and came pretty close to losing in a couple of occasions. Logs and a brief recap inside.

The Gatekeeper usually wants to publish if they win, to brag. Their strategy isn't usually a secret, it's simply to resist.

I played as a Gatekeeper and came pretty close to losing in a couple of occasions. Logs and a brief recap inside.

It just seemed like you had a great answer to each of his comments. You chipped away at my reservations bit my bit.

Although I do think a FAI is more likely than most people.

I played as a Gatekeeper and came pretty close to losing in a couple of occasions. Logs and a brief recap inside.

Whoa, someone actually letting the transcript out. Has that ever been done before?

Yes, but only when the gatekeeper wins. If the AI wins, then they wouldn't want the transcript to get out, because then their strategy would be less effective next time they played.

I played as a Gatekeeper and came pretty close to losing in a couple of occasions. Logs and a brief recap inside.

Your misanthropy reminds me of myself when I was younger. I used to think the universe would be better off if there were no more humans. I think it would be good for your mental health if you read some Peter Diamandis or Stephen Pinker's "The Better Angels of our Nature". They talk about how things are getting better in world.

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This one should help you empathize with other people more.

"Everyone has a secret world inside of them. All the people in the whole world, no matter how dull they seem on the outside, inside them they've got unimaginable, magnificent, wonderful, stupid, amazing worlds."

-Neil Gaiman

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