[SEQ RERUN] Harder Choices Matter Less

by MinibearRex1 min read18th Aug 20124 comments


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Today's post, Harder Choices Matter Less was originally published on 29 August 2008. A summary (taken from the LW wiki):


If a choice is hard, that means the alternatives are around equally balanced, right?

Discuss the post here (rather than in the comments to the original post).

This post is part of the Rerunning the Sequences series, where we'll be going through Eliezer Yudkowsky's old posts in order so that people who are interested can (re-)read and discuss them. The previous post was Against Modal Logics, and you can use the sequence_reruns tag or rss feed to follow the rest of the series.

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