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timtyler comments on In Praise of Boredom - Less Wrong

23 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 18 January 2009 09:03AM

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Comment author: timtyler 13 June 2012 11:22:36PM 1 point [-]

Increasing != maximising, though. Methane is increasing in both cases - but evolution doesn't maximise methane production.

Comment author: TheOtherDave 14 June 2012 02:36:25AM 0 points [-]

Not sure why it's relevant, but certainly true.