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Generalizing From One Example
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-04-28T22:00:50.764Z · score: 274 (277 votes) · comments (412)
Reason as memetic immune disorder
PhilGoetz · 2009-09-19T21:05:07.256Z · score: 228 (236 votes) · comments (173)
What Do We Mean By "Rationality"?
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2009-03-16T22:33:55.765Z · score: 185 (190 votes) · comments (2)
Dying Outside
HalFinney · 2009-10-05T02:45:02.960Z · score: 183 (191 votes) · comments (88)
The Least Convenient Possible World
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-03-14T02:11:15.177Z · score: 180 (181 votes) · comments (199)
Cached Selves
AnnaSalamon · 2009-03-22T19:34:19.719Z · score: 179 (181 votes) · comments (79)
The Apologist and the Revolutionary
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-03-11T21:39:47.614Z · score: 166 (163 votes) · comments (96)
Extreme Rationality: It's Not That Great
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-04-09T02:44:20.056Z · score: 155 (162 votes) · comments (275)
Why Our Kind Can't Cooperate
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2009-03-20T08:37:22.001Z · score: 150 (151 votes) · comments (200)
Eliezer Yudkowsky Facts
steven0461 · 2009-03-22T20:17:21.220Z · score: 137 (216 votes) · comments (291)
A Parable On Obsolete Ideologies
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-05-13T22:51:50.133Z · score: 132 (147 votes) · comments (285)
Raising the Sanity Waterline
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2009-03-12T04:28:49.168Z · score: 124 (129 votes) · comments (228)
Rational Me or We?
RobinHanson · 2009-03-17T13:39:29.073Z · score: 121 (132 votes) · comments (156)
Talking Snakes: A Cautionary Tale
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-03-13T01:41:28.925Z · score: 118 (117 votes) · comments (229)
Doing your good deed for the day
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-10-27T00:45:24.144Z · score: 118 (124 votes) · comments (55)
Well-Kept Gardens Die By Pacifism
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2009-04-21T02:44:52.788Z · score: 117 (146 votes) · comments (315)
Defense Against The Dark Arts: Case Study #1
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-03-28T02:31:18.306Z · score: 113 (123 votes) · comments (53)
Beware Trivial Inconveniences
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-05-06T22:04:02.354Z · score: 112 (103 votes) · comments (111)
How to Not Lose an Argument
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-03-19T01:07:52.097Z · score: 111 (117 votes) · comments (414)
You Are A Brain
Liron · 2009-05-09T21:53:26.771Z · score: 110 (123 votes) · comments (78)
When Truth Isn't Enough
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-03-22T20:23:50.562Z · score: 107 (110 votes) · comments (57)
Money: The Unit of Caring
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2009-03-31T12:35:48.366Z · score: 106 (113 votes) · comments (130)
Final Words
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2009-04-27T21:12:02.966Z · score: 100 (84 votes) · comments (58)
Beware of Other-Optimizing
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2009-04-10T01:58:49.232Z · score: 97 (90 votes) · comments (118)
Simultaneously Right and Wrong
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-03-07T22:55:33.476Z · score: 94 (94 votes) · comments (62)
The Sword of Good
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2009-09-03T00:53:55.237Z · score: 92 (95 votes) · comments (300)
Don't Revere The Bearer Of Good Info
CarlShulman · 2009-03-21T23:22:50.348Z · score: 91 (89 votes) · comments (72)
The Nature of Offense
Wei_Dai · 2009-07-23T11:15:54.647Z · score: 89 (92 votes) · comments (179)
Atheism = Untheism + Antitheism
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2009-07-01T02:19:18.764Z · score: 89 (95 votes) · comments (179)
Thomas C. Schelling's "Strategy of Conflict"
cousin_it · 2009-07-28T16:08:16.244Z · score: 88 (87 votes) · comments (154)
Purchase Fuzzies and Utilons Separately
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2009-04-01T09:51:01.855Z · score: 86 (93 votes) · comments (86)
The Strangest Thing An AI Could Tell You
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2009-07-15T02:27:37.651Z · score: 84 (86 votes) · comments (595)
Experiential Pica
Alicorn · 2009-08-16T21:23:10.050Z · score: 83 (91 votes) · comments (113)
The Trouble With "Good"
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-04-17T02:07:32.881Z · score: 83 (94 votes) · comments (137)
Shut Up And Guess
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-07-21T04:04:12.836Z · score: 79 (80 votes) · comments (109)
The Power of Positivist Thinking
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-03-21T20:55:37.146Z · score: 76 (83 votes) · comments (55)
That other kind of status
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-12-29T02:45:34.179Z · score: 76 (77 votes) · comments (112)
The Mystery of the Haunted Rationalist
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-03-08T20:39:39.139Z · score: 75 (77 votes) · comments (68)
Never Leave Your Room
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-03-18T00:30:27.152Z · score: 71 (73 votes) · comments (65)
Let them eat cake: Interpersonal Problems vs Tasks
HughRistik · 2009-10-07T16:35:16.698Z · score: 70 (78 votes) · comments (575)
The Hero With A Thousand Chances
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2009-07-31T04:25:28.630Z · score: 70 (76 votes) · comments (167)
Missing the Trees for the Forest
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2009-07-22T03:23:33.171Z · score: 68 (72 votes) · comments (159)
Outside Analysis and Blind Spots
orthonormal · 2009-07-21T01:00:18.458Z · score: 68 (70 votes) · comments (34)
A Sense That More Is Possible
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2009-03-13T01:15:30.208Z · score: 67 (73 votes) · comments (217)
Of Exclusionary Speech and Gender Politics
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2009-07-21T07:22:43.020Z · score: 67 (86 votes) · comments (669)
Instrumental vs. Epistemic -- A Bardic Perspective
MBlume · 2009-04-25T07:41:41.482Z · score: 66 (67 votes) · comments (186)
Parapsychology: the control group for science
AllanCrossman · 2009-12-05T22:50:06.821Z · score: 66 (67 votes) · comments (188)
Privileging the Hypothesis
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2009-09-29T00:40:12.159Z · score: 65 (61 votes) · comments (131)
Support That Sounds Like Dissent
jimrandomh · 2009-03-20T22:28:03.357Z · score: 65 (74 votes) · comments (35)
Epistemic Viciousness
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2009-03-13T23:33:48.785Z · score: 63 (60 votes) · comments (92)
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