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TGGP4 comments on Not for the Sake of Happiness (Alone) - Less Wrong

49 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 22 November 2007 03:19AM

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Comment author: TGGP4 23 November 2007 02:47:27AM 0 points [-]

I fail to understand how the "mindless wallpaper" of the next level of simulation must be "unreal" while our simulated selves "are and we know we are conscious". They cannot be unreal merely because they are simulations because in the thought-experiment we ourselves are simulations but, according to you, still real.