Comment by Brian7 on Is That Your True Rejection? · 2008-12-07T00:40:43.000Z · LW · GW

You could recruit some rationalists among PUAs. They wholeheartedly share your sentiment that "rational agents must WIN"

Interesting. As a reasonable approximation, approaching women with confidence==one-boxing on Newcomb's problem. Eliezer's posts have increased my credence that the latter is correct, although it hasn't helped me with the former.

Comment by Brian7 on Lost Purposes · 2008-11-02T16:01:00.000Z · LW · GW

As some guy once said, small is beautiful.