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48 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 30 January 2009 12:07PM

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Comment author: AlwaysUnite 30 March 2016 07:55:53PM 0 points [-]

Indeed, all situations in which one is powerless share that I think. It makes it frightful, but does it make it wrong? I don't necessarily think it does. Assuming for the moment that those stipulations stand (for reasons not necessarily related to the story) is pain abolitionism really as bad as it seemingly is represented in the story?