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Comment author: Lumifer 19 December 2017 04:40:27PM 0 points [-]

tomorrow

That's not conventionally considered to be "in the long run".

We don't have any theory that would stop AI from doing that

The primary reason is that we don't have any theory about what a post-singularity AI might or might not do. Doing some pretty basic decision theory focused on the corner cases is not "progress".