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80 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 02 November 2007 06:57AM

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Comment author: Michael_Rooney 02 November 2007 08:58:39PM 0 points [-]

Eliezer, I grasp the obvious utility of probability -- I pay for a variety of insurance policies, after all. But there are many claims (many of which you share with us on a daily basis) that you treat as having a probability of 1. About those claims, I find your assertion that you do not "believe" them to be a purely verbal distinction.