Content-Type: text/plain; charset="us-ascii" Sender: email@example.com
Nick Bostrom wrote:
>The problem is that infinite utilities cannot cancel out, since
>subtraction is not defined for infinite cardinals.
My phrasing was vague; that's what I get for attempting to do philosophy on ~4 hrs. of sleep. :) Anyway, you defined (what seems to be) a perfectly good rule yourself, so I suppose my point got across somehow or other. Do you still see further problems with the rule you suggested?
-GIVE ME IMMORTALITY OR GIVE ME DEATH-