From: Ben Goertzel (email@example.com)
Date: Tue Apr 01 2003 - 07:29:36 MST
> What I said is that suffering of the degree present in our world is proof
> enough that a Friendly AI is not present.
Hmmm... [jumping into the conversation quite late] ... I guess that is true
under a narrow conception of what a Friendly AI is.
However, the amount of suffering in the world does not seem to me to be
intrinsically incompatible with the presence of a superintelligent AI with a
basically benevolent outlook.
Perhaps all this suffering is "necessary" in some sense that our pesky
little human minds are not good at understanding...
-- Ben G
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