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29 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 27 December 2008 01:47AM

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Comment author: DanielLC 08 September 2010 12:58:33AM -2 points [-]

I'm not sure if it's actually possible for someone to die painlessly. My idea was to base happiness on classical conditioning. If something causes you to stop doing what you were doing, you dislike it. If it stops you from doing everything that you do while you're alive, it must be very painful indeed.