RE: Sincere Questions on Identity

From: Eugene Leitl (
Date: Thu Dec 13 2001 - 05:14:42 MST

On Thu, 13 Dec 2001, Clint O'Dell wrote:

> Now both beings wake up. Which one is you?

You must have ingested some heavy mindaltering substances, to have trouble
finding out who of them is you.

> Same body. Same personality. Same memories. Which one is you? Are you the
> one who was put to sleep and came in that day to be cloned? Or was that the
> other you and you are just the copy?

You're the one looking at the other guy. The other guy is looking at you.
Can't be that hard, can it?

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