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

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Comment author: Bored_Billionaire 18 January 2009 03:54:26PM 0 points [-]

I wonder what kinds of boredom, unfamiliar to us resource-limited kind, do billionaires suffer from. It seems it's the same things all over and over again, only on a different scale - probably the closest to the boredom experienced widely in the Culture.

Science, it seems, is ultimately the only reliable escape from boredom. Until everything is solved - any estimation when we might call the project called 'Science' "Done!"?

"All science is either physics or stamp collecting." -Ernest Rutherford

Comment author: pnrjulius 06 June 2012 09:28:16PM 4 points [-]

If you get bored of being a billionaire, give away all your money.

In fact, give it to me.