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25 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 11 November 2008 07:01PM

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Comment author: Mike_Plotz 12 November 2008 02:18:53AM 1 point [-]

It's not always possible to improve beyond what randomness would yield. Consider, for example, the coin toss predicting game. Or the face-the-firing-squad game.

Comment author: Normal_Anomaly 27 August 2011 04:16:43AM 1 point [-]

In the coin toss predicting game, it is also impossible to do worse than random.