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39 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 08 January 2009 11:49PM

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Comment author: Utilitarian 10 January 2009 07:19:17PM 1 point [-]

I intuitively sympathize with the complaints of status-quo bias, though it's of course also true that more changes from evolution's current local optimum entail more risk.

Here is another interesting reference on one form of congenital lack of pain.