Discussion article for the meetup : West LA: Linguistic Relativity
How to Find Us: Go into this Del Taco. We will be in the back room if possible.
Parking is free in the lot out front or on the street nearby.
Discussion: It seems generally useful to continue to grow the rationalist lexicon, as long as we keep in mind subtle distinctions. But is the Less Wrong style of crystallizing concepts with catchy names always even a good idea? To what extent does our use of these terms influence our thinking in ways that may be counter-productive to our goals as aspiring rationalists?
No prior exposure to Less Wrong is required; this will be generally accessible.