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23 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 25 December 2008 02:26AM

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Comment author: Nordsieck 26 December 2008 09:30:40PM 1 point [-]

I always thought that the "pushing the fat man in front of the train" as opposed to "switching the direction of the fork in the tracks" was due to people not believing the questioner at a deep level because problem creation by construction doesn't work in the real world.