Re: POLI: Random democracy

The Low Golden Willow (
Tue, 25 Feb 1997 13:50:34 -0800 (PST)

On Feb 25, 10:32am, Robin Hanson wrote:

} 2. Being the first to make a promise like this would flag you as
} someone who thinks we won't trust you, and as someone with an ususual
} fascination and trust in monetary incentives. Looks too weird.

Hey, wait a minute. I'd happily suggest that "looks too weird" applies
to lots of other things, like constraining yourself to a random voter or
treating currently illegal drugs the way alcohol and tobacco are
treated. Not to mention cloning. Methinks you just left the realm of
wholly rational voters, Robin.

Merry part,
-xx- Damien R. Sullivan X-) <*>

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