Re: Introducing the Singularity

From: Eliezer S. Yudkowsky (
Date: Tue Nov 14 2000 - 12:11:39 MST

Rafael Anschau wrote:
> Things are easier once you create a checklist to take care of daily
> practicalities. At least I don't run the risk
> of going to school with my shirt backwards anymore.

Michael LaTorra wrote:
> Many of us are definitely better at the abstract than the practical. This
> reminds me of the humorous Personality Test for Programmers that was going
> around the Net some years ago. It consisted of a long list of questions. In
> the middle of the list this pair of questions appeared:
> 23. Do your socks match?
> 24. Did you have to look?

shock level has dropped to ZERO
please raise or terminate thread
no offense

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Eliezer S. Yudkowsky
Research Fellow, Singularity Institute for Artificial Intelligence

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