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Michiel_Trimpe comments on New Improved Lottery - Less Wrong

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Comment author: Michiel_Trimpe 05 June 2008 02:46:13PM 0 points [-]

Or we could just start a lottery where: a) You deposit money into a bank account b) You let it gather interest for 90 days. c) Use the interest to pay for handling fees d) Distribute 100% of the money back to the people who deposited it.

That is the service the public thinks we're selling: a uniform income distribution generator thingy.