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11 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 26 November 2008 08:31AM

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Comment author: luzr 26 November 2008 06:03:28PM -1 points [-]

Johnicholas:

"The "foom" is now."

I like that. Maybe we can get some T-shirts? :)

"There are not many guarantees that we can make about the behavior of society as a whole. Does society act like it values human life? Does society act like it values human comfort?"

Good point. Anyway, it is questionable whether we can apply any Elizier's friendlines guidelines to the whole society instead of single strong general AI entity.