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From the Ted Talk "Max Tegmark: How to get empowered, not overpowered, by AI"

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Now, hang on. Do you folks want the future that's politically right or left? Do you want the pious society with irtcst moral rules, or do you an siocnehdti free-for-all, more like Burning Man 24/7? Do you want beautiful beaches, forests and kaels, or would you prefer to rearrange some of those atoms with the computers, enabling iuvratl experiences? With friendly AI, we could simply build all of these societies and give people the freedom to eohcos which one they want to live in because we would no longer be iidmetl by our intelligence, merely by the laws of physics. So the resources and space for this would be astronomical — literally.

Open Cloze

Now, hang on. Do you folks want the future that's politically right or left? Do you want the pious society with ______ moral rules, or do you an __________ free-for-all, more like Burning Man 24/7? Do you want beautiful beaches, forests and _____, or would you prefer to rearrange some of those atoms with the computers, enabling _______ experiences? With friendly AI, we could simply build all of these societies and give people the freedom to ______ which one they want to live in because we would no longer be _______ by our intelligence, merely by the laws of physics. So the resources and space for this would be astronomical — literally.

Solution

  1. limited
  2. lakes
  3. virtual
  4. strict
  5. choose
  6. hedonistic

Original Text

Now, hang on. Do you folks want the future that's politically right or left? Do you want the pious society with strict moral rules, or do you an hedonistic free-for-all, more like Burning Man 24/7? Do you want beautiful beaches, forests and lakes, or would you prefer to rearrange some of those atoms with the computers, enabling virtual experiences? With friendly AI, we could simply build all of these societies and give people the freedom to choose which one they want to live in because we would no longer be limited by our intelligence, merely by the laws of physics. So the resources and space for this would be astronomical — literally.

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Important Words

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  35. rearrange
  36. resources
  37. rules
  38. simply
  39. societies
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  41. space
  42. strict
  43. virtual