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wnoise comments on Justified Expectation of Pleasant Surprises - Less Wrong

10 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 15 January 2009 07:26AM

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Comment author: wnoise 09 January 2011 08:37:57PM 2 points [-]

This really does seem like a quirk in your character, not something generic to all humans. It's expressed elsewhere as your extreme aversion to spoilers.

There are also a number of people that like spoilers, and greatly prefer them to surprises, even pleasant ones.

This entire continuum is valid, worth preserving, and worth catering to, not just your preferences.