[extropy-chat] Still confused / make 10M pounds for free
Eliezer S. Yudkowsky
sentience at pobox.com
Mon Sep 4 02:49:43 UTC 2006
> You can argue with a religious guy until you're throat hurts and you have a
> headache, and he'll probably just feel even more certain in his beliefs.
> Instead, you could spend your time developing a cure to death. When it's
> ready, and he's about to die, he'll suddenly believe you.
Refuted by the case of cryonics.
Eliezer S. Yudkowsky http://singinst.org/
Research Fellow, Singularity Institute for Artificial Intelligence
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