A pretty beautiful song that could well be the stimulus for an awesome IA on Nozick’s ‘experience machine’ thought experiment. Does it work? Should we not get in the machine because we truely crave a reality beyond our ‘expectations that…’.
be interesting to see what you make of this… we might talk about it in class…. still, probably useful for revising when you’re sick of reading…
Listen Sheldon I’m really happy to do this for but not if she’s going to be such a pain in the ass the whole time.
You gonna let him speak to me like that.
Well. You’re my girlfriend and I don’t want you to be upset. And Will is my friend – I don’t want him to be upset. This is a stick wicket. [turning to Will] What do you think?
This is exactly Thomas Nagel’s objection to Utilitarianism (that we talked about in class).