Eliezer Yudkowsky, “Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality”
One-time game

— Um... you seem like a very intelligent person. Or a picture of a very intelligent person... anyway, have you heard of a mysterious game where you can only play once, and they won’t tell you the rules?

— Life, — said the lady at once. — That’s one of the most obvious riddles I’ve ever heard.

death, discourse, leisure, logic