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Jiro comments on The Least Convenient Possible World - Less Wrong

167 Post author: Yvain 14 March 2009 02:11AM

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Comment author: Jiro 24 July 2017 06:25:47PM 0 points [-]

The point is that in the least convenient world for you, Omega would say whatever it is that you would need to hear to not slip away.

The least convenient world is one where Omega answers his objections. The least convenient possible world is one where Omega answers his objections in a way that's actually possible. And it may not be possible for Omega to answer some objections.