133 – Is Libertarianism a Gateway Drug to Anarcho-Capitalism?

David is back for us to pester him with questions about Libertarianism, and he tries to turn us all into Anarchists!! (not really (but he wouldn’t mind))

SPOILER WARNING! This episode contains spoilers for Worm, and for Pulp Fiction.

The Mind Killer podcast

The Truth of Fact, the Truth of Feeling” by Ted Chiang is available as part of the “Exhalation” anthology.

The Scout Mindset, by Julia Galef

SSC — Current Affairs’ “Some Puzzles For Libertarians”, Treated As Writing Prompts For Short Stories and Archipelago and Atomic Communitarianism

The reddit thread mentioned in episode

Not Everything is a Clue podcast

What Lies Dreaming is available as an audio book!

Pokemon Primeval Podcast


Hey look, we have a discord! What could possibly go wrong?
Also merch!


Rationality: From AI to Zombies, The Podcast, and the other podcast

LessWrong posts Discussed in this Episode:

Cached Thoughts

The “Outside the Box” Box

Next Episode’s Sequence Posts:

Original Seeing

How to Seem (and Be) Deep

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132 – Mind Killed by Libertarianism

The trio unites with the Mind Killers to get mind killed on Libertarianism!

Not mentioned in the episode, but worth putting here – SSC’s Anti-Libertarian FAQ

Elinor Ostrom’s book –  Governing the Commons: The Evolution of Institutions for Collective Action

The Mind Killer podcast


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Also merch!


Rationality: From AI to Zombies, The Podcast, and the other podcast

LessWrong posts Discussed in this Episode:

Priming and Contamination

Do We Believe Everything We’re Told?

Next Episode’s Sequence Posts:

Cached Thoughts

The “Outside the Box” Box

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131 – Feedback Grab Bag

We catch up on some feedback and address a handful of items that have been banging around.

We Change Our Minds Less Often Than We Think

How to eat nature balls (The Universal Edibility Test)

Martyr Made podcast

The Mind Killer podcast


Hey look, we have a discord! What could possibly go wrong?
Also merch! (and as mentioned in this episode, Eneasz’s novel)


Rationality: From AI to Zombies, The Podcast, and the other podcast

LessWrong posts Discussed in this Episode:

No One Can Exempt You From Rationality’s Laws

A Priori

Next Episode’s Sequence Posts:

Priming and Contamination

Do We Believe Everything We’re Told?

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130 – The Cause of the Hate Revolution (or: Hate is the New Sex)

2/3rds of the Conspiracy discusses “Hate is the New Sex

What You Can’t Say, by Paul Graham – audio at Second Ennumerations

Scissor’s Statements coined at SSC post “Sort By Controvertial”

Bird’s Aren’t Real

The Metropolitan Man (and We Want MoR Superman analysis podcast)


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Rationality: From AI to Zombies, The Podcast, and the other podcast

LessWrong posts Discussed in this Episode:

The Meditation on Curiosity

Singlethink

Next Episode’s Sequence Posts:

No One Can Exempt You From Rationality’s Laws

A Priori

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129 – Sympathy For The Devil

We talk with Lucien Greaves, co-founder of The Satanic Temple. We discuss seperation of church & state, abortion rights, and the value of federal religious recognition.

Baphomet

Satanic Aborition Ritual

Grey Faction 

Find a local chapter

That old article about how chickens are mostly walking meat-factories has been found! Take it with the understanding that this is probably highly motivated thinking.


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Also merch! (and as mentioned in this episode, Eneasz’s novel)


Rationality: From AI to Zombies, The Podcast, and the other podcast

LessWrong posts Discussed in this Episode:

A Rational Argument

We Change Our Minds Less Often Than We Think

Avoiding Your Belief’s Real Weak Points

Next Episode’s Sequence Posts:

The Meditation on Curiosity

Singlethink

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128 – The Q-Coup

We had a topic for this week, but it was prempted by the spectacle of a headlong collision between a delusional mob and harsh reality.

Footage from inside the mob as it storms the capital building

Riot timeline

The Hodge Twin’s video expressing disbelief that anyone could believe the election was fair

538 on police favoring right-wing protests

Dan Carlin’s Hard History


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Also merch!


Rationality: From AI to Zombies, The Podcast, and the other podcast

LessWrong posts Discussed in this Episode:

What Evidence Filtered Evidence?

Rationalization

Next Episode’s Sequence Posts:

A Rational Argument

We Change Our Minds Less Often Than We Think

Avoiding Your Belief’s Real Weak Points


Details page on Eneasz’s offer to read Less Wrong posts

Big thanks to David for our intro music! Check out his music and VFX here!

We’d like to thank creators of our new outro music from the Sumerki Project! Check out their stuff here!

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