Ig Nobel for the anti-akrasia guy

post by Craig_Heldreth · 2011-10-04T13:28:25.222Z · score: 7 (8 votes) · LW · GW · Legacy · 3 comments

The Improbable Research folks have awarded an Ig Nobel prize to John Perry (previously on Less Wrong) for his work on how to procrastinate and still get things done.


On their website.

 

Also.

 

(edited to fix the link)

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comment by kpreid · 2011-10-05T15:00:12.170Z · score: 2 (2 votes) · LW(p) · GW(p)

Already off the page. Permalink to what I think you meant: http://www.improbable.com/2011/10/04/a-philosopher-who-procrastinated-and-prospered/

comment by Craig_Heldreth · 2011-10-05T16:19:23.401Z · score: 0 (0 votes) · LW(p) · GW(p)

Yes that is it and that was fast whoosh.

Thanks!

comment by kpreid · 2011-10-05T17:17:33.973Z · score: 1 (1 votes) · LW(p) · GW(p)

Please edit your article.