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3 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 16 September 2010 10:04AM

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Comment author: NihilCredo 16 September 2010 06:19:18PM 2 points [-]

to prevent interested candidates from applying directly to the company and cutting them out of the deal

True. This doesn't seem like it would be a concern of SIAI/Eliezer, however.

Comment author: mattnewport 16 September 2010 06:21:54PM 1 point [-]

True. This doesn't seem like it would be a concern of SIAI/Eliezer, however.

It's entirely possible that there is a finders fee. That's standard practice in my industry.

Comment author: Relsqui 16 September 2010 08:33:01PM 8 points [-]

Using the readership to make money does not make this post less like spam.