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The lesswrong slack - an introduction to our regulars

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Open Thread June 2018

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Open Thread May 2018

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Remembering the passing of Kathy Forth.

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I'm going to help you quit Facebook with some science

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Basic model of Sending a Message (Communication 101)

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Two kinds of Agency

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Complainy and Explainy voice

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How I accidentally discovered the pill to enlightenment but I wouldn’t recommend it.

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Object level weight loss tips

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Recent Comments

I like the way you've started thinking about this. You haven't addressed why we take on identities in the first place. Calling on a [chesterton's fence](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Wikipedia:Chesterton%27s_fence) - what makes you think people will want to change without knowing why identity ...(read more)

Yes. The last half hour is where everything solidifies. Also you can watch in double speed.

Reminds me of nvc (https://youtu.be/l7TONauJGfc) and the way it encourages you to communicate the needs behind the request. Not just the request.

whether hiding Eugine’s deleted comments is good for me

yeah. I can see how you might want to make that decision for yourself. In which case you can probably try to get in touch with this person off platform.

I give Mods the permission to sometimes make these decisions for the users.

To be clear. I'm talking about only the E comments. The rest should be in a log. And I think of it as protecting LW from a persistent bad actor. Despite multiple attempts to ask for them to join mediation or talk about what the problem is or even do anything other than repost the same text o...(read more)

E was banned. That decision is locked in.

Consequences of being banned include - you don't get to post here and people don't get to read your comments. Even in a moderation log.