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21 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 08 April 2007 07:52PM

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Comment author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 10 April 2007 05:15:30AM 0 points [-]

Simon, the point of discussing it on the blog is to help people who were confused by the similarity of names (not a hypothetical scenario, it did happen). And yes, if you are in a many-worlds situation of any type then the optimal prior is a distribution, albeit one that you will never realistically be able to compute.