Re: AI Boxing:

From: Stathis Papaioannou (
Date: Tue Jun 03 2008 - 06:26:43 MDT

2008/6/3 Vladimir Nesov <>:

> This is not a universal law, in the sense that it doesn't apply to all
> situations. People can be manipulated to do some things, but not all
> things, and not all people, and not equally reliably. There just isn't
> any 2-hour-long essay that will make me shoot myself in the head

Yes: there must be some possible combination of words that would make
you do a particular thing in order for a superintelligent being to
discover what that combination of words is.

Stathis Papaioannou

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