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Comment author: Peterdjones 21 January 2013 03:09:07PM 2 points [-]

There must be some critical instruction in the program which causes consciousness to occur; an instruction such that, if we halt the program immediately before it is executed, consciousness will not occur, and if we halt immediately after it is executed, consciousness will occur.

I don't see why. Consciosuness occurs in lesser and greater amounts in humans.