Kytael

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2014 Less Wrong Census/Survey

done. I always like doing these. how will the SSC version be different?

Connection Theory Has Less Than No Evidence

note that it took MIRI quite a long time to get where they are now, about 7 years? in those years FAI was very hard to communicate, but the situation is better now.

I suspect a similar thing may be going on with connection theory, as most of the critics of it don't seem to know very much about it, but are quick to criticize.

2013 Less Wrong Census/Survey

taken. I did the whole thing! it actually wasn't that long.

2012 Less Wrong Census/Survey

took it. It's interesting to see how the questions change every time I take one of these.

SotW: Be Specific

Mark Cuban asking Skip Bayless to Be Specific

it seems that in addition to being terrible forecasters of winning teams, many sports commentators don't even understand the game they are talking about (or it might just be skip, but mark seems to think it's a general problem)

POSITION: Design and Write Rationality Curriculum

I'm planning on doing this- is there any particular type of feedback you want?

Rationality Quotes December 2011

I could also meaninglessly answer that the length is more important, as it will always be equal or bigger.

the key to finding a wrong question is finding that the answer doesn't help the person who asked it.