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29 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 21 March 2008 01:19AM

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Comment author: Manon_de_Gaillande 21 March 2008 11:57:07AM 2 points [-]

"Sure, someone else knows the answer - but back in the hunter-gatherer days, someone else in an alternate Earth, or for that matter, someone else in the future, knew what the answer was."

I think the difference is that someone else knows the answer *and can tell you*.