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23 Post author: Eliezer_Yudkowsky 18 January 2009 09:03AM

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Comment author: Letitia_Sweitzer 19 January 2009 03:47:06PM 0 points [-]

If most of us have a "terminal preference for a stream of mid-level novelty" those with ADD/ADHD find that unstimulating. They require a stream of high level novelty or, at least, a much faster stream of mid-level. See ADHD posts on ThePowerOfBoredom.com