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LA Rationality Meetup (Wednesday, Jan 25th 2023)

Note
1) We'll be meeting IRL this week at Nathan's place indoors.
2) If you have recommendations for future reading topics, post them on the Discord in #⏰-meetup-discussion or contact Vishal via DM.

Reading:

Some people requested some rat writing on ethics. Going to start with some Yud.

Estimated reading time: 60 minutes.

1. "Could Anything Be Right?" by Eliezer Yudkowsky: https://www.lesswrong.com/s/9bvAELWc8y2gYjRav/p/vy9nnPdwTjSmt5qdb
2. "The 'Intuitions' Behind 'Utilitarianism'" by Eliezer Yudkowsky: https://www.lesswrong.com/s/waF2Pomid7YHjfEDt/p/r5MSQ83gtbjWRBDWJ
3. "Ethical Injunctions" by Eliezer Yudkowsky: https://www.lesswrong.com/posts/dWTEtgBfFaz6vjwQf/ethical-injunctions
4. "Ends Don't Justify Means (Among Humans)" by Eliezer Yudkowsky: https://www.lesswrong.com/s/waF2Pomid7YHjfEDt/p/K9ZaZXDnL3SEmYZqB
5. "Value is Fragile'" by Eliezer Yudkowsky: https://www.lesswrong.com/s/9bvAELWc8y2gYjRav/p/GNnHHmm8EzePmKzPk

Location: 11841 Wagner St., Culver City

Rules:
1) Things start winding down around 11:30 PM.
2) For parking: use street parking. Do not park in the driveway of the house.  Street parking is free and doesn't require any permits.

Schedule:
6:30PM - 7:00PM - Gathering/Chatting
7:00PM - 7:20PM - Surprise of the Week
7:20PM - 7:30PM - Announcements
7:30PM - 9:00PM - Topic Discussion
9:00PM - 11:30PM - Hanging Out

Contact: The best way to contact me (or anybody else who is attending the meetup) is through our Discord. Feel free to message Vishal or Nathan directly. Invitation link: https://discord.gg/TaYjsvN

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