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22 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 19 December 2008 12:51AM

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Comment author: luzr 19 December 2008 12:26:24PM 3 points [-]

Abigail:

"The "Culture" sequence of novels by Iain M. Banks suggests how people might cope with machines doing all the work."

Exactly, I think Culture is highly relevant to most topics discussed here. Obviously, it is just a fictional utopia, but I believe it gives plausible answer to "unlimited power future".

For the reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_Culture