Re: Benignity

From: Gordon Worley (
Date: Fri Jan 18 2002 - 15:18:11 MST

On Friday, January 18, 2002, at 03:35 PM, wrote:

> friendliness towards humanity are always mutually consistent.  What
> if an SI concluded that the overall "benignity quotient" of the
> universe would be maximized if humans or all sentient life other
> than Powers were eliminated?

Read `When Subgoal Attack' either as a discussion or somewhere in one of
Eliezer's papers.

Gordon Worley                     `When I use a word,' Humpty Dumpty            said, `it means just what I choose                it to mean--neither more nor less.'
PGP:  0xBBD3B003                                  --Lewis Carroll

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