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DanielLC comments on Knowing About Biases Can Hurt People - Less Wrong

70 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 04 April 2007 06:01PM

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Comment author: DanielLC 27 December 2009 07:05:59AM 1 point [-]

And now that we know that we're going to be more biased. Why'd you have to say that? </joke>

Comment author: wedrifid 27 December 2009 07:45:22AM 2 points [-]

Why'd you have to say that? </joke>

Because knowing about biases can also help people. A cornerstone premise of Eliezer's entire life strategy. </literal answer to joke implying that it is of limited funnyness but without sufficient disapproval for a downvote.>