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31 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 02 December 2007 04:44PM

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Comment author: Ron_Hardin 02 December 2007 05:52:41PM 0 points [-]

Phlogiston was the cause of fire. It's a reification error, is all. Like ``power'' in political discourse, which is supposed to be a thing you can acquire, or lose, or contest. Whole analyses depend on it.