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23 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 16 January 2009 03:10AM

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Comment author: Michael_G.R. 17 January 2009 06:02:21AM 4 points [-]

I'm currently reading Global Catastrophic Risks by Nick Bostrom and Cirkovic, and it's pretty scary to think of how arbitrarily everything could go bad and we could all live through very hard times indeed.

That kind of reading usually keeps me from having my soul sucked into this imagined great future...