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Eight Short Studies On Excuses
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2010-04-20T23:01:15.252Z · score: 296 (306 votes) · comments (232)
Diseased thinking: dissolving questions about disease
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2010-05-30T21:16:19.449Z · score: 263 (258 votes) · comments (353)
Intellectual Hipsters and Meta-Contrarianism
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2010-09-13T21:36:33.236Z · score: 179 (190 votes) · comments (355)
Ugh fields
Roko · 2010-04-12T17:06:18.510Z · score: 171 (165 votes) · comments (73)
Humans are not automatically strategic
AnnaSalamon · 2010-09-08T07:02:52.260Z · score: 167 (168 votes) · comments (270)
Confidence levels inside and outside an argument
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2010-12-16T03:06:07.660Z · score: 134 (137 votes) · comments (189)
Efficient Charity: Do Unto Others...
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2010-12-24T21:26:10.519Z · score: 132 (136 votes) · comments (322)
Bayes' Theorem Illustrated (My Way)
komponisto · 2010-06-03T04:40:21.377Z · score: 129 (135 votes) · comments (195)
Ureshiku Naritai
Alicorn · 2010-04-08T20:08:58.726Z · score: 123 (130 votes) · comments (153)
Are wireheads happy?
Scott Alexander (Yvain) · 2010-01-01T16:41:31.102Z · score: 120 (122 votes) · comments (104)
The AI in a box boxes you
Stuart_Armstrong · 2010-02-02T10:10:12.808Z · score: 117 (117 votes) · comments (387)
Self-Improvement or Shiny Distraction: Why Less Wrong is anti-Instrumental Rationality
patrissimo · 2010-09-14T16:17:55.826Z · score: 110 (145 votes) · comments (259)
Seven Shiny Stories
Alicorn · 2010-06-01T00:43:11.646Z · score: 106 (118 votes) · comments (34)
Self-fulfilling correlations
PhilGoetz · 2010-08-26T21:07:28.112Z · score: 103 (108 votes) · comments (50)
Yes, a blog.
Academian · 2010-11-19T01:53:26.991Z · score: 101 (109 votes) · comments (108)
Undiscriminating Skepticism
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2010-03-14T23:23:25.539Z · score: 99 (106 votes) · comments (1357)
References & Resources for LessWrong
XiXiDu · 2010-10-10T14:54:13.514Z · score: 98 (99 votes) · comments (105)
The scourge of perverse-mindedness
simplicio · 2010-03-21T07:08:28.304Z · score: 98 (104 votes) · comments (256)
Break your habits: be more empirical
Academian · 2010-10-02T21:04:13.452Z · score: 95 (110 votes) · comments (31)
Even if you have a nail, not all hammers are the same
PhilGoetz · 2010-03-29T18:09:47.655Z · score: 95 (106 votes) · comments (126)
If a tree falls on Sleeping Beauty...
ata · 2010-11-12T01:14:26.076Z · score: 93 (102 votes) · comments (27)
Too busy to think about life
Academian · 2010-04-22T15:14:18.727Z · score: 88 (98 votes) · comments (62)
Have no heroes, and no villains
PhilGoetz · 2010-11-07T21:15:52.604Z · score: 88 (105 votes) · comments (73)
Defecting by Accident - A Flaw Common to Analytical People
lionhearted · 2010-12-01T08:25:47.450Z · score: 87 (127 votes) · comments (430)
A Suite of Pragmatic Considerations in Favor of Niceness
Alicorn · 2010-01-05T21:32:38.765Z · score: 85 (94 votes) · comments (197)
Something's Wrong
[deleted] · 2010-09-05T18:08:54.268Z · score: 84 (106 votes) · comments (163)
What is Bayesianism?
Kaj_Sotala · 2010-02-26T07:43:53.375Z · score: 82 (86 votes) · comments (217)
Making your explicit reasoning trustworthy
AnnaSalamon · 2010-10-29T00:00:25.408Z · score: 82 (86 votes) · comments (95)
The Importance of Goodhart's Law
blogospheroid · 2010-03-13T08:19:29.974Z · score: 81 (81 votes) · comments (121)
A survey of anti-cryonics writing
Paul Crowley (ciphergoth) · 2010-02-07T23:26:52.715Z · score: 81 (83 votes) · comments (325)
What I've learned from Less Wrong
Louie · 2010-11-20T12:47:42.727Z · score: 81 (89 votes) · comments (235)
The Psychological Diversity of Mankind
Kaj_Sotala · 2010-05-09T05:53:54.487Z · score: 79 (81 votes) · comments (166)
Compartmentalization in epistemic and instrumental rationality
AnnaSalamon · 2010-09-17T07:02:19.041Z · score: 79 (79 votes) · comments (123)
Memetic Hazards in Videogames
jimrandomh · 2010-09-10T02:22:22.457Z · score: 78 (84 votes) · comments (160)
Epistemic Luck
Alicorn · 2010-02-08T00:02:50.262Z · score: 76 (79 votes) · comments (133)
How to Save the World
Louie · 2010-12-01T17:17:48.713Z · score: 75 (91 votes) · comments (135)
Ask and Guess
[deleted] · 2010-12-01T17:54:10.469Z · score: 73 (75 votes) · comments (65)
More art, less stink: Taking the PU out of PUA
XFrequentist · 2010-09-10T00:25:59.829Z · score: 72 (80 votes) · comments (636)
The mathematical universe: the map that is the territory
ata · 2010-03-26T09:26:15.631Z · score: 72 (83 votes) · comments (122)
Improving The Akrasia Hypothesis
pjeby · 2010-02-26T20:45:19.942Z · score: 71 (81 votes) · comments (71)
Understanding your understanding
SilasBarta · 2010-03-22T22:33:23.315Z · score: 69 (76 votes) · comments (78)
Shut Up and Divide?
Wei_Dai · 2010-02-09T20:09:06.208Z · score: 68 (69 votes) · comments (274)
The Affect Heuristic, Sentiment, and Art
[deleted] · 2010-09-13T23:05:29.482Z · score: 68 (72 votes) · comments (58)
"Nahh, that wouldn't work"
lionhearted · 2010-11-28T21:32:09.936Z · score: 67 (77 votes) · comments (50)
Living Luminously
Alicorn · 2010-03-17T01:17:47.086Z · score: 67 (76 votes) · comments (28)
Your intuitions are not magic
Kaj_Sotala · 2010-06-10T00:11:30.121Z · score: 67 (69 votes) · comments (33)
Dark Arts 101: Using presuppositions
PhilGoetz · 2010-12-27T17:16:10.541Z · score: 65 (72 votes) · comments (87)
Defeating Ugh Fields In Practice
Psychohistorian · 2010-06-19T19:37:44.349Z · score: 65 (68 votes) · comments (95)
Normal Cryonics
Eliezer Yudkowsky (Eliezer_Yudkowsky) · 2010-01-19T19:08:48.301Z · score: 65 (99 votes) · comments (963)
Akrasia Tactics Review
orthonormal · 2010-02-21T04:25:49.130Z · score: 65 (60 votes) · comments (149)
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