From: Ben Goertzel (email@example.com)
Date: Fri Jun 28 2002 - 09:25:20 MDT
> On Thu, 27 Jun 2002, James Higgins wrote:
> > I would tend to worry very little if Ben was about to kick off a
> > Singularity attempt, but I would worry very much if you, Eliezer,
> The nature of the person is not relevant, the idea is intrinsically evil.
If you said, "the idea is intrinsically morally ambiguous," Eugen, you'd be
It seems pretty clear that [taking a human-race-centric moral perspective,
or just about any other one], the Singularity has potentially good outcomes,
AND potentially bad outcomes, hence is not intrinsically evil.
-- Ben G
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