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Comment by kristylynn on 37 Ways That Words Can Be Wrong · 2010-05-11T23:41:13.968Z · score: 0 (0 votes) · LW · GW

It disgusts me to realize that I make so many mistakes so regularly. Perhaps disgust isn't the right word, though...

Comment by kristylynn on Generalizing From One Example · 2010-05-11T13:30:46.982Z · score: 0 (0 votes) · LW · GW

After reading this last week I myself have a typical mind fallacy problem. I hadn't realized that other people really didn't do everything the way that I did, but after becoming aware that they might I realized that, indeed, I was much more different than others.

Comment by kristylynn on Is Google Paperclipping the Web? The Perils of Optimization by Proxy in Social Systems · 2010-05-11T13:27:22.806Z · score: 1 (1 votes) · LW · GW

I don't know much about computers but it makes sense that spam is easily confused with legitimate information. I myself have noticed that over the years there has been a vast increase of the link farm sites and find it equally increasingly annoying.

Thanks for the info.