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how rationalists fail

Posted in Uncategorized by sarkology on January 7, 2013

If rationality is about watching yourself and not letting yourself succumb to biases. Then an easy way to fail in doing this (hence why we do it) is to simply engage in arguments so complex you no longer have the intellectual stamina for self-monitoring.

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  1. tjic (@tjic) said, on April 3, 2013 at 12:47 pm

    This is a genius insight. Thank you.


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