RE: New essay online: Advice for Singularity Writers

From: Ben Goertzel (
Date: Sat Mar 15 2003 - 09:09:36 MST


As it happens, those votes for that option were done by a good friend of
mine, a young woman -- known in some circles as the Mobius Stripper -- who
has an extremely pro-romance attitude ;)

I think she was hoping you were going to follow the advice of the poll ;-)

Have you moved to California as you were suggesting before? She's in
California, maybe she could fix you up with a date ;p

[OK, yeah, this not really an SL4 topic, but it's funny.... I guess this
thread should die soon though.]

-- Ben G

> -----Original Message-----
> From: []On Behalf Of Eliezer
> S. Yudkowsky
> Sent: Saturday, March 15, 2003 9:54 AM
> To:
> Subject: Re: New essay online: Advice for Singularity Writers
> Eliezer S. Yudkowsky wrote:
> >
> > The other essay is of no concern to anyone.
> Though apparently it was of concern to *someone*, since a poll option
> previously running at around 1 vote out of roughly 20 is now the
> frontrunner with 23 votes out of 67. It's possible that this
> represents a
> genuine difference in sentiment between #sl4 and SL4, but it seems more
> likely that this poll has gone the way of so many other Internet polls.
> So much for the hopes of obtaining any useful feedback.
> --
> Eliezer S. Yudkowsky
> Research Fellow, Singularity Institute for Artificial Intelligence

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