On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 10:53 AM, Quentin Anciaux <allco...@gmail.com> wrote:

## Advertising

> > > > 2013/12/5 Jason Resch <jasonre...@gmail.com> > >> >> >> >> On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 10:23 AM, Quentin Anciaux <allco...@gmail.com>wrote: >> >>> >>> >>> >>> 2013/12/5 Jason Resch <jasonre...@gmail.com> >>> >>>> >>>> >>>> >>>> On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 10:13 AM, Quentin Anciaux <allco...@gmail.com>wrote: >>>> >>>>> >>>>> >>>>> >>>>> 2013/12/5 Jason Resch <jasonre...@gmail.com> >>>>> >>>>>> >>>>>> >>>>>> >>>>>> On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 10:06 AM, Quentin Anciaux >>>>>> <allco...@gmail.com>wrote: >>>>>> >>>>>>> >>>>>>> >>>>>>> >>>>>>> 2013/12/5 Jason Resch <jasonre...@gmail.com> >>>>>>> >>>>>>>> >>>>>>>> >>>>>>>> >>>>>>>> On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 3:25 AM, Quentin Anciaux <allco...@gmail.com >>>>>>>> > wrote: >>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>> 2013/12/5 Jason Resch <jasonre...@gmail.com> >>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 1:48 AM, Quentin Anciaux < >>>>>>>>>> allco...@gmail.com> wrote: >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> 2013/12/5 Jason Resch <jasonre...@gmail.com> >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>> On Thu, Dec 5, 2013 at 12:59 AM, Quentin Anciaux < >>>>>>>>>>>> allco...@gmail.com> wrote: >>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>> Measure is relative, >>>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>> Yes, so your current measure of next finding yourself in a >>>>>>>>>>>> Drelb continuation, is relatively low compared to the measure of >>>>>>>>>>>> you still >>>>>>>>>>>> being conscious on Earth. But if you point a quantum gun at your >>>>>>>>>>>> head and >>>>>>>>>>>> pull the trigger 30 times, your Earth-continuation measure >>>>>>>>>>>> continues to >>>>>>>>>>>> fall, it is reduced by a factor of a billion. At this point, your >>>>>>>>>>>> Drelb-based extensions may become relatively higher than your >>>>>>>>>>>> Earth-based >>>>>>>>>>>> extensions, and therefore you would be likely to experience a >>>>>>>>>>>> transition to >>>>>>>>>>>> those realms of higher measure. >>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>> it doesn't drop while you approach death. >>>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>> Your measure drops whenever you make yourself more unique, >>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> You doesn't, you always have an infinity of continuations. >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> In measure theory ( >>>>>>>>>> http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Measure_(mathematics) ) just >>>>>>>>>> because there are an infinite number does not mean they are equal. >>>>>>>>>> Your >>>>>>>>>> measure each time you pull the trigger in the quantum gun is >>>>>>>>>> (approximately) halved. >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>> No, that is ASSA... >>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>> especially in those instances where you survive dangerous >>>>>>>>>>>> situations (such as falling from a height, or significantly aging). >>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> Your relative measure doesn't drop, >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> Relative to what? Does not one's measure of being alive drop in >>>>>>>>>> half with each trigger pull, (relative to your measure of being alive >>>>>>>>>> before the trigger pull)? >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> but the outcome to explain you're still alive can become more >>>>>>>>>>> strange... and drelb based extensions should not become much >>>>>>>>>>> higher, simple >>>>>>>>>>> physics should still have higher measure to explain your unlikely >>>>>>>>>>> survival. >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> You are saying we cannot reduce one's measure for surviving in >>>>>>>>>> the physical universe to arbitrarily low levels? What would you say >>>>>>>>>> your >>>>>>>>>> relative measure of being alive in the physical world be after an >>>>>>>>>> atomic >>>>>>>>>> bomb went off 10 feet from you (relative to before it went off)? >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>>> Probabilities add up to one... >>>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>>> Which probabilities are you referring to here? >>>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>>> The probabilities applies only on your continuation, the >>>>>>>>>>> partitioning of the infinity of continuations where you're alive >>>>>>>>>>> are the >>>>>>>>>>> probabilities to find yourself in such continuation or such other, >>>>>>>>>>> those >>>>>>>>>>> adds up to one... >>>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> Think of it like this: There are 10,000 explanations for your >>>>>>>>>> current experience. 9,950 are various physical and biological >>>>>>>>>> instances of >>>>>>>>>> you living on Earth, 30 instances are various ancestor simulations >>>>>>>>>> run by >>>>>>>>>> future humans, 15 are by advanced aliens in other universes, and 5 >>>>>>>>>> are by >>>>>>>>>> Drelb-like entities. If you shoot yourself in the head with a >>>>>>>>>> quantum gun, >>>>>>>>>> 4,975 of the 9,950 biological instances are dead, and 25 of the 50 >>>>>>>>>> simulated ones awaken from the simulation. You pull the trigger >>>>>>>>>> again, and >>>>>>>>>> 2488 of the 4975 biological survivors from the first trigger pull >>>>>>>>>> are dead, >>>>>>>>>> and 13 of the 25 simulated survivors wake up from their simulation. >>>>>>>>>> Note >>>>>>>>>> that with each trigger pull, the proportion who are still alive >>>>>>>>>> (either in >>>>>>>>>> the simulation or having awoken from it) remains the same: at 50, >>>>>>>>>> while the >>>>>>>>>> population of physical/biological entities is cut in half each time. >>>>>>>>>> After >>>>>>>>>> another 12 or so trigger pulls the only remaining survivors will be >>>>>>>>>> those >>>>>>>>>> that were simulated, and all of them now find themselves in a >>>>>>>>>> different >>>>>>>>>> realm. >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>>> >>>>>>>> >>>>>>>> If what I said above is the ASSA, then what does the RSSA say >>>>>>>> concerning the above analysis? >>>>>>>> >>>>>>> >>>>>>> That is invalid, because there are never a finite number of next >>>>>>> continuations. >>>>>>> >>>>>>> >>>>>> Everett said there is a non-denumerable number of copies, can you not >>>>>> apply relative measure to these? >>>>>> >>>>> >>>>> You can... why coudn't you...? What I said, is that Dreb world will >>>>> always be less likely than simple physical explanation for your current >>>>> moment... >>>>> >>>>> It should be , or we all should have met Dreb by now. >>>>> >>>>> >>>> So if you were to spend a day in the box with Schrodinger's cat (each >>>> hour having a 50% chance of poisoning you), what would you predict >>>> experience to be at the end of that day? >>>> >>> >>> If the poison was 100% sure to kill you instantly... I predict (if comp >>> or MWI is true) to be alive and safe. >>> >>> >>> >>>> >>>> What would you predict if you knew thought that 1% of your explanations >>>> are Drelb-like entities which want to provide you an afterlife after >>>> simulating your demise? >>>> >>> >>> That I have 99% chance of being in a non Dreb like world. >>> >>> >> After each hour or at the end of the day? If each hour you have a 1% >> chance of going to a Drelb world, then at the end of the day would it be >> ~24%? >> > > I don't know how you count but for me the chance to be in a Dreb world > after 24h is 1%^24 ==> infinitesimal. Each choice are independent... > I took care to say ~24% rather than 24%, because the true way to add those probabilities is (1 - (1 - 1%)^24) = 21.432% After 1,000 iterations you get: (1-(1 - 1%)^1000) = 0.999956 That is, there is a 99.9995% chance you will *not *succeed in passing 1,000 trials in which you have a 99% chance of success in each one, where success is defined as remaining in the physical world. Jason > > > Because if I count like you, as I have 99% chance of not being in a dreb > world every hour... I should have 2376% (2400-24) chance of not being in a > dreb world, doesn't make sense.... > > > Quentin > > >> >> >> Start: 99% physical + 1% Drelb simulations >> After first hour: Objective measure for all states is: >> (49.5% physical surviving + 49.5% physical dying + 0.5% Drelb surviving >> to maintain illusion in physical world + 0.5% Drelb giving you an afterlife >> continuation.) We can ignore the cases where you die as contributing >> anything toward your expectation, so we have: >> 49.5% physically surviving physically, 0.5% surviving in the maintained >> illusion, and 0.5% surviving in Drelb's after life, we renomalize all of >> these to 100%, to get expected subjective continuations, and see: >> 98.01% (surviving physical universe + 0.99% surviving Drelb simulation >> of universe) and 0.99% surviving in afterlife. >> >> It seems after each iteration, there is a 1% chance of ending up there. >> If you repeated this 1,000 times what is the probability you subjectively >> never end up reach the Drelb afterlife state? >> >> Jason >> >> -- >> 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. >> > > > > -- > All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. (Roy > Batty/Rutger Hauer) > > -- > 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. > -- 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.