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Comment author: johnlawrenceaspden 25 October 2012 12:18:45PM 4 points [-]

Just so. But not many of us become full-blown psychotic sadists, and few indeed of those have godlike superpowers.

So I think that the not-particularly harmfulness of the usual range of moral self-modification is not a strong argument for letting rip with the self-enhancing drugs.