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44 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 26 September 2008 09:18AM

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Comment author: Cyan2 26 September 2008 01:55:12PM 2 points [-]

Jaynes was a really smart guy, but no one can be a genius all the time. He did make at least one notable blunder in Bayesian probability theory -- a blunder he could have avoided if only he'd followed his own rules for careful probability analysis.