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Lumifer comments on Simulations Map: what is the most probable type of the simulation in which we live? - Less Wrong

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Comment author: Lumifer 16 October 2015 05:29:40PM *  1 point [-]

To wit, our universe is hypothesized to be caused intentionally by intelligent residents of another, for purposes analogous (in what ways? ) to those for which we create virtual worlds.

Let's reformulate this in the traditional manner: "In the beginning God created the heaven and the earth."

Still sticking to traditional terms, the whole "we are a simulation" approach should properly be called "creationism".