Why would he therefore advocate something so preposterous and so disrespectful of a lot of men

What kind of question is this? There a lot of rubbish posted on the internet. Despite the stuff about sex bots, writing like: "In 15 to 20 years time, cranial implant technology will enable humans to overcome many of their idiosyncrasies and bad behaviors—making a new generation of very wholesome and exemplary children. In fact, going to college may be replaced by downloading higher educations into our brains." doesn't look like a serious analysis.

Learning is an active process. It's a process of engaging in critical thinking. It's not simply replaced by a download into the brain.

Rational approach to finding life partners

by c_edwards 1 min read16th Aug 2015128 comments


Speaking from personal experience, finding the right relationship can be HARD. I recently came across a rational take on finding relationship partners, much of which really resonated with my experiences:




(I'm still working my way through the Sequences, and lw has more than eight thousand articles with "relationship" in them. I'm not promising the linked articles include unique information)