Re: Can mind be a computation if physics is fundamental?

From: Quentin Anciaux <>
Date: Wed, 12 Aug 2009 08:31:47 +0200

2009/8/12 Colin Hales <>:
> My motivation to kill COMP is purely aimed at bring a halt to the delusion
> of the AGI community that Turing-computing will ever create a mind. They are
> throwing away $millions based on a false belief. Their expectations need to
> be scientifically defined for a change. I have no particular interest in
> disturbing any belief systems here except insofar as they contribute to the
> delusion that COMP is true.
> 'nuff said. This is another minor battle in an ongoing campaign. :-)
> Colin

You want so much COMP to be false that you've forget in the way that
your argument is flawed from the start... You start with, AI can't do
science to conclude that... tada... AI can't do science. It's absurd.


All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain.
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