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23 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 03 June 2008 08:16AM

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Comment author: mitchell_porter2 03 June 2008 09:47:00AM 0 points [-]

Eliezer: That's how we distinguish Eliezer from Mitchell.

Isn't that then how we distinguish a nondestructive copy from the original? If the original has been copied nondestructively, why shouldn't we continue to regard it as the original?