In our video, we explore the cognitive dissonance which we believe will result should we discover that our lives are simulations. Bostrom postulates that we will live our lives “in much the same way” nonetheless – but can we, as beings of flesh and emotion, truly wrap our minds around it?
This video aims to educate and entertain the public on the rationality argument put forth in the case of factory farmed animals consumption. The video highlights the problem with the rationality argument and why it does not work.
Presenting the trolley argument with a twist of exploring an Ethical dilemma that we face everyday of the utilitarian argument of eating meat. Similar to the trolley argument, the train is on the path to run over some animals instead of humans and YOU are in-control of the train.