[extropy-chat] How to be copied into the future?
Eliezer S. Yudkowsky
sentience at pobox.com
Sun Mar 18 17:21:29 UTC 2007
Damien Broderick wrote:
>>It’s not clear to me that the
>>chances of being saved by future posthumans is
>>increased more, or even equally much, by a Ray
>>Kurzweil way of living, than/as for example by a
>>Mother Theresa way of being given that the
>>posthumans value altruism more than anything else.
> Only if posthumans are godschmucked idiots will
> they wish to retrieve Mother Teresa.
That's going too far, Damien. So she screwed up. Well, she was young -
under a century, in fact, practically an infant.
Eliezer S. Yudkowsky http://singinst.org/
Research Fellow, Singularity Institute for Artificial Intelligence
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