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

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Comment author: anon666 26 September 2008 04:05:14PM 0 points [-]

"The flip answer is that the AI must have some goal system (and the designer of the AI must choose it). The community contains vocal egoists, like Peter Voss, Hopefully Anonymous, maybe Denis Bider. They want the AI to help them achieve their egoistic ends. Are you less at a loss to understand them than me?"

I certainly am. Your proposal doesn't benefit *anyone* at all.