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28 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 08 October 2008 09:24PM

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Comment author: Tom_McCabe2 08 October 2008 11:55:59PM 1 point [-]

"To accept this demand creates an awful tension in your mind, between the impossibility and the requirement to do it anyway. People will try to flee that awful tension."

More importantly, at least in me, that awful tension causes your brain to seize up and start panicking; do you have any suggestions on how to calm down, so one can think clearly?