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72 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 25 August 2007 10:27PM

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Comment author: michael_vassar3 27 August 2007 05:49:44PM 4 points [-]

Eliezer: It doesn't seem to me that you really engaged with Nick's point here. Also, I have pointed out to you before that there were lots of philosophers who believed that consciousness was unique and mysterious but life was not long before science rejected vitalism.