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12 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 06 January 2009 10:23PM

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Comment author: gaffa2 07 January 2009 03:09:16PM 2 points [-]

Eliezer, if you suddenly woke up in a lab and people in white coats told you "We're so sorry, the experience machine has malfunctioned" would you want them to fix the problem and re-connect you to this virtual reality where you are an intelligent AI researcher with a popular blog and a quest to save the world, or would you just pull the wires out and return to reality?