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Forum: General Chat 11-24-2016, 04:51 PM
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Posted By Mr. Blonde
It's worth listening to.

It's worth listening to.
Forum: General Chat 11-24-2016, 04:31 PM
Replies: 401
Views: 37,383
Posted By Mr. Blonde
Stuart Russell, not Armstrong. Sam directly...

Stuart Russell, not Armstrong.

Sam directly points to how people don't seem to be emotionally concerned even if they are intellectually concerned, this Russell guy has apparently been in AI for 35...
Forum: General Chat 11-24-2016, 03:55 PM
Replies: 401
Views: 37,383
Posted By Mr. Blonde
Did you listen to the podcast yet?

Did you listen to the podcast yet?
Forum: I'm Right, Fuck You 11-24-2016, 03:54 PM
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Views: 132,644
Posted By Mr. Blonde
Hilarious to see scientists baffle themselves to...

Hilarious to see scientists baffle themselves to understand consciousness while the answer is a mere 300 micrograms away.
Forum: General Chat 11-11-2016, 11:01 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 10,821
Posted By Mr. Blonde
Mckenna discusses if reality is real - YouTube

Mckenna discusses if reality is real - YouTube
Forum: General Chat 11-08-2016, 02:37 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 10,821
Posted By Mr. Blonde
I've been reading a lot about John C. Lilly's...

I've been reading a lot about John C. Lilly's explorations of human consciousness using ketamine and LSD in flotation tanks (which he invented), as well as his work with LSD and dolphins.
...
Forum: General Chat 11-05-2016, 05:17 PM
Replies: 401
Views: 37,383
Posted By Mr. Blonde
Waking Up With Sam Harris #50 - The Borders of...

Waking Up With Sam Harris #50 - The Borders of Tolerance (with Ayaan Hirsi Ali) - YouTube

Misunderstood (violent) Islam is going to continue to be a problem for a long time.

I hope they don't...
Forum: General Chat 11-02-2016, 03:39 PM
Replies: 401
Views: 37,383
Posted By Mr. Blonde
Waking Up With Sam Harris #48 - What Is Moral...

Waking Up With Sam Harris #48 - What Is Moral Progress? (with Peter Singer) - YouTube

Listening now. They disagree first at 23:00
Forum: General Chat 11-01-2016, 08:09 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 10,821
Posted By Mr. Blonde
The HBO show Westworld is the most advanced...

The HBO show Westworld is the most advanced dialogue on consciousness I have seen on television. The whole show is about emergent AI consciousness out of advanced robotics, who themselves experience...
Forum: I'm Right, Fuck You 10-29-2016, 12:54 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,840
Posted By Mr. Blonde
People against the continued use of factory...

People against the continued use of factory farms: Dent, Repug, Blonde

I feel like lab-grown meat is a key to the meat-for-food situation. Cheaper and creates more jobs, much less animal suffering...
Forum: I'm Right, Fuck You 10-28-2016, 04:45 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,840
Posted By Mr. Blonde
A lot of this is speculation and still glossing...

A lot of this is speculation and still glossing over the fact of intense and extant human suffering. Even if the claim is true that 100 years ago human suffering was less (which i'm curious about...
Forum: I'm Right, Fuck You 10-28-2016, 02:43 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,840
Posted By Mr. Blonde
How do you plan on changing that many people's...

How do you plan on changing that many people's minds? Because that is my main concern. Roadkill isn't exactly stopping people from driving.

Overall I agree with the intent, but my gut reaction is...
Forum: General Chat 10-25-2016, 12:06 PM
Replies: 162
Views: 10,821
Posted By Mr. Blonde
I think the issue here is communication. ...

I think the issue here is communication.


I think both of you can start by agreeing that, at minimum, it is a noble goal for Humanity to focus on alleviating as much unnecessary human and animal...
Forum: General Chat 10-25-2016, 11:40 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 10,821
Posted By Mr. Blonde
same page

same page
Forum: I'm Right, Fuck You 10-22-2016, 08:33 AM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,840
Posted By Mr. Blonde
This is what I meant by looking at it from a...

This is what I meant by looking at it from a strictly evolutionary biology sense. While it is good to look at this perspective for one's education, what Dent is talking about totally transcends what...
Forum: I'm Right, Fuck You 10-20-2016, 03:55 PM
Replies: 47
Views: 2,840
Posted By Mr. Blonde
I think to understand the argument, one has to...

I think to understand the argument, one has to spend a lot of time thinking about what the "experience" of being that animal must be like from birth to death, raised in a factory farm (and even in...
Forum: Reviews 10-12-2016, 12:08 PM
Replies: 761
Views: 42,589
Posted By Mr. Blonde
True, I think it's just semantics. I...

True, I think it's just semantics.



I like this quote a lot ^



So you suspect it is something about organic compounds/biological matter is the key to consciousness? That is very...
Forum: General Chat 10-12-2016, 11:47 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 10,821
Posted By Mr. Blonde
Read this. It's by your boy Chalmers. ...

Read this. It's by your boy Chalmers.

https://books.google.com.au/books?id=fcPDIc6BECgC&lpg=PP1&dq=metametaphysics&pg=PP1&hl=en#v=onepage&q&f=false
Forum: General Chat 10-12-2016, 11:22 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 10,821
Posted By Mr. Blonde
As long as we are speaking about flavors of...

As long as we are speaking about flavors of centuries, I think the majority of the individuals engaged in the Consciousness debate are still looking at it from a purely material point of view. I...
Forum: Reviews 10-11-2016, 06:45 PM
Replies: 761
Views: 42,589
Posted By Mr. Blonde
Nature has been able to produce "machines" that...

Nature has been able to produce "machines" that experience things. I have no reason to believe Nature (us) can't also create machines that experience things, eventually.
Forum: General Chat 10-11-2016, 11:31 AM
Replies: 162
Views: 10,821
Posted By Mr. Blonde
changing models

changing models
Forum: Reviews 10-09-2016, 12:01 PM
Replies: 761
Views: 42,589
Posted By Mr. Blonde
Nope. I stopped watching cause I couldn't get...

Nope. I stopped watching cause I couldn't get over how whiny the kid was. Great concept though, would love to see a sort of post-apocalyptic-defending-the-world-from-aliens-with-megabots TV show...
Forum: The Games 09-30-2016, 11:39 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 1,323
Posted By Mr. Blonde
That's a rough one. I don't believe it is Alan...

That's a rough one. I don't believe it is Alan Watts. Deeper voice but definitely British.
Forum: General Chat 09-02-2016, 10:42 AM
Replies: 401
Views: 37,383
Posted By Mr. Blonde
Is this in regard to the taxes our government...

Is this in regard to the taxes our government takes from working citizens and then distributes it among people on welfare? Because if so I agree with you. But the problem isn't the poor. There is...
Forum: General Chat 08-31-2016, 03:11 PM
Replies: 401
Views: 37,383
Posted By Mr. Blonde
I listened to part of that Sam Harris / Will...

I listened to part of that Sam Harris / Will Mcmadskills podcast yesterday, listening to the rest today.

First thoughts --- this is the first time the concept of Ethical Altruism has been spelled...
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