Triv­ial Inconvenience

TagLast edit: 24 Sep 2020 1:15 UTC by Ruby

Trivial inconveniences are inconveniences that take few resources to counteract but have a disproportionate impact on people deciding whether to take a course of action.

See also: Akrasia, Ugh field

Notable Posts

Be­ware Triv­ial Inconveniences

Scott Alexander6 May 2009 22:04 UTC
202 points
115 comments4 min readLW link

‘Triv­ial In­con­ve­nience Day’ Retrospective

namespace28 Mar 2018 5:14 UTC
30 points
3 comments6 min readLW link

Triv­ial in­con­ve­niences as an an­ti­dote to akrasia

Adam Zerner18 May 2018 5:34 UTC
19 points
3 comments3 min readLW link

Triv­ial In­con­ve­nience Day (De­cem­ber 9th at 12 Noon PST)

namespace7 Dec 2018 1:26 UTC
32 points
1 comment3 min readLW link

Cel­e­brate Triv­ial Impetuses

Alicorn24 Jul 2009 22:36 UTC
45 points
41 comments1 min readLW link

Be­ware Triv­ial Fears

Stabilizer4 Feb 2014 5:40 UTC
55 points
41 comments2 min readLW link