[ExI] Isn't Bostrom seriously bordering on the reactionary?
hkeithhenson at gmail.com
Fri Jun 17 14:50:02 UTC 2011
2011/6/17 Stefano Vaj <stefano.vaj at gmail.com>:
> Ignoring risks or pretending they do not exist by the way is not only
> suicidal from a "marketing" or "strategic" point of view, but also from a
> very practical one, in any conceivable field.
So true. There is also the problem of identifying what is a risk.
One of the classic curses is "may you get what you ask for." I could
elaborate a long time on this, but Charles Stross has already done so.
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