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

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Comment author: Philip_Goetz 19 December 2008 05:45:31PM 2 points [-]

That should have said "as qualitatively different and intrinsically good as fun?"

"Heaven is being perfect.": Even a circle can't be perfect, in the classical sense of being the best possible circle. Is a circle of 2cm radius better than a circle of 1cm radius? It is much more nonsensical to talk of a person being perfect. It is even more nonsensical to talk of a still-evolving species being perfect.