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46 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 17 March 2008 01:59AM

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Comment author: Ian_C. 17 March 2008 05:00:23PM -1 points [-]

Sebastian Hagen: "So, you're saying you don't assign any of the proposed answers to the homework exercise in Dissolving the Question even a half-decent probability of being correct? That's interesting. Please explain your reasoning."

Because I believe things are what they are. Therefore if I introspect and see choice, then it really truly is choice. The other article might explain it, but an explanation can not change what a thing is, it can only say *why* it is.