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An Anthropic Solution to NP problems.
1) Guess
2) If you're wrong, kill yourself
If the problem has a solution, somewhere in the Multiverse will be an alternate reality where you're alive and guessed right and found the solution.


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@jbond have you seen scottaaronson.com/democritus/l ?

It's a deep dive in to the anthropic principle if you liked questions from that talk like

"Why do I not have red hair? Well, if I did, then clearly I wouldn't be asking why I didn't. So the very fact that I'm asking the question means my hair can't be red."