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How the Grinch Ought to Have Stolen Christmas

Quirinus_Quirrell25 Dec 2013 20:00 UTC
76 points
15 comments2 min readLW link

Eliezer Yud­kowsky Facts

steven046122 Mar 2009 20:17 UTC
178 points
296 comments1 min readLW link

A Philoso­pher Walks Into A Coffee Shop

Scott Alexander25 Jan 2015 20:42 UTC
33 points
4 comments5 min readLW link

(Hu­mor) AI Align­ment Crit­i­cal Failure Table

Kaj_Sotala31 Aug 2020 19:51 UTC
24 points
2 comments1 min readLW link
(sl4.org)

April Fools: An­nounc­ing LessWrong 3.0 – Now in VR!

1 Apr 2020 8:00 UTC
90 points
19 comments3 min readLW link

April Fools: An­nounc­ing: Karma 2.0

habryka1 Apr 2018 10:33 UTC
63 points
56 comments1 min readLW link

Man­i­festo of the Silent Minority

lsusr24 Nov 2020 5:30 UTC
45 points
12 comments2 min readLW link

Ra­tion­al­ity Cardinality

jimrandomh27 Apr 2021 22:27 UTC
49 points
5 comments1 min readLW link

[Spon­sored] Job Hunt­ing in the Modern Economy

lsusr1 Sep 2021 6:07 UTC
35 points
12 comments1 min readLW link

Ran­dom LW-par­o­dy­ing State­ment Generator

Armok_GoB11 Sep 2012 19:57 UTC
93 points
222 comments1 min readLW link

To sig­nal effec­tively, use a non-hu­man, non-stop­pable enforcer

Clippy22 May 2010 22:03 UTC
39 points
167 comments2 min readLW link

Ra­tion­al­ity Jokes Thread

Gunnar_Zarncke18 Dec 2014 16:17 UTC
20 points
25 comments1 min readLW link

…And I Show You How Deep The Rab­bit Hole Goes

Scott Alexander3 Jun 2015 1:47 UTC
119 points
12 comments21 min readLW link

Tran­shu­man­ist Fables

Scott Alexander28 May 2013 1:55 UTC
74 points
6 comments3 min readLW link

Pas­cal’s Pyra­mid Scheme

patrissimo31 Jan 2010 18:56 UTC
12 points
15 comments3 min readLW link

Ob­jec­tive Dog Rat­ings: An In­tro­duc­tion & Explanation

Callmesalticidae29 Aug 2020 3:54 UTC
19 points
8 comments1 min readLW link

Ob­jec­tive Dog Rat­ings: The Shiba Inu

Callmesalticidae18 Sep 2020 0:12 UTC
14 points
2 comments1 min readLW link

Cen­ter for Ap­plied Pos­tra­tional­ity: An Update

DonyChristie1 Apr 2021 8:13 UTC
66 points
1 comment3 min readLW link

[April Fools] User GPT2 is Banned

jimrandomh2 Apr 2019 6:00 UTC
62 points
20 comments1 min readLW link

User GPT2 Has a Warn­ing for Vio­lat­ing Front­page Com­ment­ing Guidelines

jimrandomh1 Apr 2019 20:23 UTC
40 points
37 comments1 min readLW link

April Fools—Harry Pot­ter and the Meth­ods of Ra­tion­al­ity Joke Chapter

shokwave2 Apr 2012 2:47 UTC
29 points
43 comments1 min readLW link

Why Karma 2.0? (A Kab­bal­is­tic Ex­pla­na­tion)

Ben Pace2 Apr 2018 20:43 UTC
15 points
1 comment1 min readLW link

There is no such thing as strength: a parody

ZoltanBerrigomo5 Jul 2015 23:44 UTC
37 points
70 comments2 min readLW link

A Story With Zombies

Scott Alexander7 Dec 2014 20:11 UTC
18 points
1 comment3 min readLW link

The one where Quir­rell is an egg

Ben Pace15 Apr 2020 6:02 UTC
17 points
5 comments1 min readLW link
(www.reddit.com)

Hu­mor: GURPS Friendly AI

hankx77874 Feb 2013 16:38 UTC
16 points
28 comments5 min readLW link

[Hu­mor] In honor of our new over­lord de­ci­sion the­ory acronym FDT...

Zvi24 Mar 2017 21:17 UTC
15 points
3 comments1 min readLW link
(thezvi.wordpress.com)

[Hu­mor] A Fear­some Ra­tion­al­ity Technique

SquirrelInHell14 Aug 2017 21:05 UTC
2 points
5 comments1 min readLW link
(squirrelinhell.blogspot.com)

Jokes Thread

JosephY24 Jul 2014 0:31 UTC
35 points
84 comments1 min readLW link

Soviet-era Jokes, Com­mon Knowl­edge, Irony

Martin Sustrik12 May 2018 10:52 UTC
11 points
1 comment1 min readLW link
(250bpm.com)

Free copy of Feyn­man’s au­to­bi­og­ra­phy for best corny ra­tio­nal­ist joke

GreenRoot4 Apr 2010 0:32 UTC
18 points
54 comments1 min readLW link

Big Yel­low Trac­tor (Filk)

G Gordon Worley III18 Feb 2020 18:43 UTC
12 points
3 comments1 min readLW link

The Orange Head Joke

Anatoly_Vorobey25 Jan 2011 20:33 UTC
28 points
96 comments2 min readLW link

If Many-Wor­lds Had Come First

Eliezer Yudkowsky10 May 2008 7:43 UTC
73 points
181 comments9 min readLW link

The Mo­ral Of The Story

Scott Alexander18 Oct 2016 2:22 UTC
35 points
2 comments4 min readLW link

Bayesi­ance (Filk)

G Gordon Worley III18 Aug 2020 16:30 UTC
7 points
0 comments1 min readLW link

Zom­bies: The Movie

Eliezer Yudkowsky20 Apr 2008 5:53 UTC
119 points
79 comments3 min readLW link

Ra­tion­al­ity Cardinality

jimrandomh3 Oct 2015 15:54 UTC
28 points
13 comments1 min readLW link

Why I love stand up comedy

adamzerner16 Dec 2020 9:34 UTC
20 points
4 comments2 min readLW link

Call to the tech­ni­cal sup­port of reality

bayesyatina25 Mar 2021 20:05 UTC
7 points
2 comments1 min readLW link

A new acausal trad­ing plat­form: RobinShould

Matthew Barnett1 Apr 2021 16:56 UTC
87 points
5 comments1 min readLW link

April drafts

AI Impacts1 Apr 2021 18:10 UTC
49 points
2 comments1 min readLW link
(aiimpacts.org)

The Nu­clear En­ergy Align­ment Problem

lsusr9 May 2021 3:50 UTC
16 points
0 comments1 min readLW link

The dumb­est kid in the world (joke)

CronoDAS6 Jun 2021 2:57 UTC
22 points
10 comments1 min readLW link

An Open Let­ter To My­self On How To Not Get Any Work Done.

HarryO23 Aug 2021 7:18 UTC
42 points
4 comments2 min readLW link

An­nounc­ing the Cen­ter for Ap­plied Postrationality

DonyChristie2 Apr 2019 1:17 UTC
108 points
14 comments1 min readLW link

The Strangest Thing An AI Could Tell You

Eliezer Yudkowsky15 Jul 2009 2:27 UTC
102 points
604 comments2 min readLW link

If ra­tio­nal­ity skills were Harry Pot­ter spells...

lifelonglearner9 Mar 2018 15:36 UTC
21 points
9 comments1 min readLW link

Two Cult Koans

Eliezer Yudkowsky21 Dec 2007 5:45 UTC
106 points
100 comments2 min readLW link

The Sim­ple Truth

Eliezer Yudkowsky1 Jan 2008 20:00 UTC
82 points
5 comments22 min readLW link

Son of Shit Ra­tion­al­ists Say

Eneasz1 Jun 2012 13:47 UTC
77 points
44 comments1 min readLW link

Shit Ra­tion­al­ists Say?

Eneasz25 Jan 2012 21:51 UTC
46 points
120 comments1 min readLW link

Cards Against Rationality

fubarobfusco16 Jun 2012 2:23 UTC
36 points
25 comments3 min readLW link

Amaz­ing Break­through Day: April 1st

Eliezer Yudkowsky25 Mar 2008 5:45 UTC
65 points
15 comments2 min readLW link

Dr. Jub­jub pre­dicts a crisis

Apprentice10 Jan 2014 15:52 UTC
73 points
65 comments2 min readLW link

Maybe you want to max­imise pa­per­clips too

dougclow30 Oct 2014 21:40 UTC
66 points
29 comments2 min readLW link

Brain Break­through! It’s Made of Neu­rons!

Eliezer Yudkowsky1 Apr 2008 19:00 UTC
58 points
27 comments2 min readLW link

I am the very model of a self-re­cur­sive modeler

Jacob Falkovich6 Sep 2018 21:45 UTC
46 points
9 comments1 min readLW link

The 8 Tech­niques to Tol­er­ify the Dark World

adamShimi20 Jul 2020 0:58 UTC
2 points
5 comments2 min readLW link

King Un­der The Moun­tain: Ad­ven­ture Log + Soundtrack

Scott Alexander25 Nov 2011 22:29 UTC
84 points
36 comments23 min readLW link

The Yud­kowsky Am­bi­tion Scale

loup-vaillant12 Sep 2012 15:08 UTC
64 points
61 comments1 min readLW link

Ham­ster in Tutu Shuts Down Large Hadron Collider

Eliezer Yudkowsky6 Nov 2009 16:29 UTC
47 points
73 comments2 min readLW link

The ra­tio­nal ra­tio­nal­ist’s guide to ra­tio­nally us­ing “ra­tio­nal” in ra­tio­nal post titles

Vaniver27 May 2012 19:13 UTC
119 points
53 comments1 min readLW link

Ti­mothy Chu Ori­gins Chap­ter 1

alkjash13 Apr 2018 18:40 UTC
13 points
1 comment6 min readLW link
(radimentary.wordpress.com)

Fre­quently Asked Ques­tions for Cen­tral Banks Un­der­shoot­ing Their In­fla­tion Target

Eliezer Yudkowsky29 Oct 2017 23:36 UTC
40 points
28 comments35 min readLW link

Mur­phy’s Quest Ch 1: Ex­po­sure Therapy

alkjash4 Mar 2018 4:50 UTC
24 points
6 comments3 min readLW link
(radimentary.wordpress.com)

A Much Bet­ter Life?

Psychohistorian3 Feb 2010 20:01 UTC
85 points
174 comments2 min readLW link

Mur­phy’s Quest Ch 8: False Pentachotomy

alkjash8 Mar 2018 5:30 UTC
16 points
3 comments3 min readLW link
(radimentary.wordpress.com)

Count­ess and Baron at­tempt to define black­mail, fail

Stuart_Armstrong15 Jul 2013 10:07 UTC
18 points
7 comments4 min readLW link

Black­mail, Nukes and the Pri­soner’s Dilemma

Stuart_Armstrong10 Mar 2010 14:58 UTC
25 points
20 comments2 min readLW link

G.K. Ch­ester­ton On AI Risk

Scott Alexander1 Apr 2017 19:00 UTC
14 points
0 comments7 min readLW link

Mur­phy’s Quest Ch 4: Notic­ing Confusion

alkjash5 Mar 2018 7:20 UTC
19 points
8 comments3 min readLW link
(radimentary.wordpress.com)

Shit ra­tio­nal­ists say − 2018

ChristianKl20 Feb 2018 21:26 UTC
15 points
27 comments1 min readLW link

A Ter­rify­ing Hal­loween Costume

Eliezer Yudkowsky1 Nov 2007 2:54 UTC
10 points
10 comments1 min readLW link

Pen­guicon & Blook

Eliezer Yudkowsky13 Mar 2008 17:32 UTC
14 points
36 comments2 min readLW link

Hal­loween cos­tume: Paperclipperer

Elo21 Oct 2017 6:33 UTC
6 points
0 comments2 min readLW link

Eth­i­cal dilem­mas for pa­per­clip maximizers

CronoDAS1 Aug 2011 5:31 UTC
14 points
25 comments1 min readLW link

Agree, Re­tort, or Ig­nore? A Post From the Future

Wei_Dai24 Nov 2009 22:29 UTC
37 points
88 comments2 min readLW link

[Funny] Even Clippy can be blamed on the use of non-Bayesian methods

lukeprog2 Oct 2011 7:40 UTC
41 points
46 comments1 min readLW link

Mis­sives from China

alkjash17 Feb 2018 12:30 UTC
11 points
4 comments1 min readLW link
(radimentary.wordpress.com)

Zeno walks into a bar

lsusr4 Aug 2019 7:00 UTC
27 points
3 comments2 min readLW link

The hu­man problem

PhilGoetz1 Apr 2010 19:41 UTC
35 points
8 comments4 min readLW link

Ob­jec­tive Dog Rat­ings: The Ir­ish Wolfhound

Callmesalticidae29 Aug 2020 4:01 UTC
1 point
1 comment1 min readLW link

Thanks­giv­ing Prayer

Eliezer Yudkowsky28 Nov 2008 4:17 UTC
30 points
56 comments1 min readLW link

“On the Im­pos­si­bil­ity of Su­per­sized Machines”

crmflynn31 Mar 2017 23:32 UTC
24 points
4 comments1 min readLW link
(philpapers.org)

xkcd on the AI box experiment

FiftyTwo21 Nov 2014 8:26 UTC
28 points
232 comments1 min readLW link

Just for fun—let’s play a game.

CronoDAS17 Apr 2009 23:13 UTC
12 points
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I Changed My Mind To­day—Canned Laughter

pre15 Apr 2009 23:59 UTC
15 points
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Just a bit of hu­mor...

CronoDAS24 Apr 2009 4:21 UTC
−8 points
15 comments1 min readLW link

‘oy, girls on lw, want to get to­gether some time?’

MBlume2 Oct 2009 10:50 UTC
36 points
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The Hard Prob­lem of Magic

enaumov4 Dec 2020 18:51 UTC
0 points
4 comments1 min readLW link

Three Sto­ries about not Think­ing too Hard

ejacob5 Feb 2021 19:51 UTC
23 points
1 comment3 min readLW link
(eidan.substack.com)

KAnon

jefftk15 Feb 2021 20:50 UTC
12 points
1 comment1 min readLW link
(www.jefftk.com)

The Holy Algorithm

Elmer of Malmesbury3 Apr 2021 18:09 UTC
7 points
9 comments2 min readLW link
(www.telescopic-turnip.net)

SMBC about Eliezer

IrenicTruth20 Apr 2021 17:28 UTC
2 points
0 comments1 min readLW link
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