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105 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 21 April 2009 02:44AM

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Comment author: MrHen 21 April 2009 06:01:13AM 2 points [-]

Personally, I consider it my own responsibility to learn the terms. And I am learning them, I just have other stuff to do in the meantime. A "start here" would be useful and the place I started was the about page. Since then I think of a topic I think is relevant and then search OB and LW for topics already about that subject. More often than not, someone else has already said what I am thinking. That, mixed with reading comments, has gotten me as far as I am now.

Of course, a list would have made it a little easier. :)

Comment author: CronoDAS 21 April 2009 06:11:58AM 3 points [-]

When you see a term that you don't immediately understand, let us know, so we can add it to the wiki.

Comment author: ciphergoth 21 April 2009 06:17:32AM 3 points [-]

Better still, ask for the page to be created by following the instructions under "Getting help" on the front page of the wiki.

Comment author: juliawise 28 July 2011 12:10:09PM 2 points [-]

Who is "us"? How should one let you know?

Comment author: Nic_Smith 29 July 2011 07:48:14AM 1 point [-]

I guess that CronoDAS had the people who have been on the site at least awhile in mind when he wrote "us." If you see jargon being used that doesn't already have an explanation at hand, you could always just reply to the comment that used the term and ask. The jargon page he alluded to is at http://wiki.lesswrong.com/wiki/Jargon

Comment author: juliawise 29 July 2011 02:25:56PM 0 points [-]

Thank you.