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Comment author: [deleted] 10 September 2016 12:31:25AM *  0 points [-]

This is good stuff, I refer to it often. That said, I wish it accounted for the possibility that we are living in a simulation. I find the simulation argument reasonable enough to consider when making donation decisions. I guess I could partially incorporate it in your app by changing the CI's...

Foundational Research Institute recently published a interesting paper on the topic: How the Simulation Argument Dampens Future Fanaticism.

Comment author: MichaelDickens  (EA Profile) 10 September 2016 03:25:07AM 0 points [-]

If you know any programming you can fork the source code and change whatever you want.