Would You Pull the Trolley Switch? Does it Matter? The lifespan of a thought experiment

“A runaway streetcar is hurtling towards five unsuspecting workers. Do you pull a switch to divert the trolley onto another track, where only one man works alone? Or do you do nothing?”

http://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2015/10/trolley-problem-history-psychology-morality-driverless-cars/409732/?mc_cid=bed065a83a&mc_eid=34e2887073

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