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17 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 23 September 2008 06:02AM

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Comment author: Tim_Tyler 26 September 2008 07:01:01AM 0 points [-]

Besides, we departed from selection's straight-and-narrow when we made chocolate, condoms, penicillin and spacecraft.

The large numbers of those objects strongly suggests that their production is favoured by selection processes. They are simply not the result of selection acting on human DNA.