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

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Comment author: purpleposeidon 08 March 2012 10:03:06AM 2 points [-]

By the time a non-person predicate returns 0, you have already potentially created a person. You'll need something more complicated: If I update this model with this data, does it create a person?

Comment author: Luke_A_Somers 14 January 2013 02:22:21PM 0 points [-]

Psy-Kosh already noted this problem:

http://lesswrong.com/lw/x4/nonperson_predicates/pym

This implied the solution, which I gave here:

http://lesswrong.com/lw/x4/nonperson_predicates/4r7t