Open Thread, January 16-31, 2013

I'm Starting a New Blog

As suggested by some I'm starting a new blog. I prefer communities to lonely things such as one man blogs, especially if the latter have long periods of inactivity. Originally discussed here.

Some problems have been noted by several users on discussing topics from a perspective rather interesting to me on LessWrong. I don't think this is likely to be a better venue for them in the future and has been degrading in this regard for several months, so we've decided to discuss them elsewhere. It still is a great site for some other topics ... (Read more)(Click to expand thread. ⌘/CTRL+F to Expand All)Cmd/Ctrl F to expand all comments on this post

I think it would be a good idea to cross post or link to your blog posts in Discussion, at least until people like myself get a feel for whether this blog is something we want to follow on its own. I don't know if there are strong community pressures against making posts that are just links to your own blog, though.

0ErikM7yYou're still in the 2012 thread. Edit: No, wait, this is apparently posted in 2013 but labeled 2012. Bah.
2mstevens7yI also wish to subscribe to your newsletter.

Open Thread, January 16-31, 2013

by OpenThreadGuy 1 min read15th Jan 2013222 comments


If it's worth saying, but not worth its own post, even in Discussion, it goes here.