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41 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 11 November 2007 08:41PM

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Comment author: billswift 12 November 2007 05:14:05AM 2 points [-]

"That's merely unpredictability/non-determinism, which is not necessarily the same as free will."

Prove it; at least give a reasonable definition of free will that doesn't include "unpredictability/non-determinism". For that matter, how about a definition of "unpredictability/non-determinism".

Free will and, usually, non-determinism are among the big ideas everyone talks about without having any idea what they're talking about.