I post here, but I don't identify as a rationalist. Two most valuable ideas (to me) that circulate here are tabooing and steelmanning (but they were not invented here).

I think I try to cultivate what you would call the "rationalist mindset" in order to do math. But I view it as a tool for certain problems only, not a part of my identity.

Do you want me to leave?


Do you want me to leave?

That wasn't my point. My point was, you are the best one to answer your own question.

5philh5yI like you being here.

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by MrMind 1 min read21st Dec 2015233 comments


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