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21 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 25 December 2008 05:00PM

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Comment author: NancyLebovitz 26 December 2008 05:10:48PM 2 points [-]

I should have read Michael Vassar's original post in this thread more carefully.

I suspect that people's fear of becoming more rational has at least as much to do with the perceived consequences of being more honest with themselves about what they're doing as it does with the fear of having to tell the truth to other people.