On 10/30/2013 9:30 PM, Jason Resch wrote:

## Advertising

And if you manage to define a metric it will no more prove that any two people are the same than it would prove that Moscow is the same as Washington because there's a path between them. If there is a computation which connects the perspectives of those two people,

`According to Bruno the prespectives are supported by an infinity of computational`

`threads. Suppose one of them connects the two perspectives and the (infinity-1) don't.`

`Does that mean they are the same person? Am I the same person as the 5yr old Brent`

`Meeker? Where is your proof that there is a computation connecting any two...what?`

`perspectives haven't been defined yet.`

and you identify a person with that computation, then the they are the same person.

`Bruno and John Clark, who seem to agree on very little, agree that a person is to be`

`identified by his memories - which is not a computation.`

Brent -- You received this message because you are subscribed to the Google Groups "Everything List" group. To unsubscribe from this group and stop receiving emails from it, send an email to everything-list+unsubscr...@googlegroups.com. To post to this group, send email to everything-list@googlegroups.com. Visit this group at http://groups.google.com/group/everything-list. For more options, visit https://groups.google.com/groups/opt_out.