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CCC comments on Three Dialogues on Identity - Less Wrong

31 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 21 April 2008 06:13AM

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Comment author: CCC 16 October 2012 10:01:34AM *  0 points [-]

Well then. Rest assured that you are not holding the mere appearance of a banana. There really is a banana there, not just a collection of atoms.

...this would lead me to ask whether the collection of atoms had, in fact, been the simulation. Not immediately, but once I'd had time to think about it.

I do like the complete subversion of expectation in that sentance, though.