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If You Demand Magic, Magic Won't Help

I think 3d printing and Kickstarter are beginning to make this concept match more to our reality.

Welcome to Less Wrong! (July 2012)

Greetings. My name is Albert Perrien. I was initially drawn to this site by my personal search on metacognition; and only really connected after having stumbled across “Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality”, which I found an interesting read. My professional background is in computer engineering, database administration, and data mining, with personal studies of Machine Learning, AI and mathematics. I find the methods given here to promote rational thought and bias reduction fascinating, and the math behind everything enlightening.

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