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NancyLebovitz comments on Superstimuli and the Collapse of Western Civilization - Less Wrong

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Comment author: NancyLebovitz 30 April 2010 01:54:20AM 3 points [-]

This discussion of the psychological effects of too much porn suggests that what's needed is a fun ethic as well as a work ethic.

I think part of what's needed is not so much rules, as for people to have a better ability to tell when they're starting to go off balance, and then avoid what they're overreacting to.

Comment author: thomblake 30 April 2010 06:04:10PM 1 point [-]

as for people to have a better ability to tell when they're starting to go off balance, and then avoid what they're overreacting to

I tend to try to picture the little bars from The Sims.