podcast – The Methods of Rationality Podcast

podcast – The Methods of Rationality Podcast Podcast

We Want MoR – Chapters 62 and 63
Harry and Dumbledore have conflicting views on how to deal with evil in the world and Aftermaths. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 59-61
Rockers, Q and A with QQ, and the Order trying to untangle the mystery of what just happened! First episode of Game Club: Hollow Knight! We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapters 56 – 58
Albus Freakin’ Dumbledore is on the case to keep Belatrix Black in Azkaban! We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter!… Continue reading...

What Lies Dreaming Intro
With many thanks to Within Reason, GSV, hobodemon, and babel. What Lies Dreaming.com Continue reading...


What Lies Dreaming Intro
With many thanks to Within Reason, GSV, hobodemon, and babel. What Lies Dreaming.com Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 54 and 55
A fulfillment of Doom and a plan gone awry. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written by… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 54 and 55
A fulfillment of Doom and a plan gone awry. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written by… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapters 51 – 53
Piercing a dungeon to rescue a damsel in distress. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written by… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 51 – 53
Piercing a dungeon to rescue a damsel in distress. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written by… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 48-50
Harry struggles with the ethics of sentient non-humans and is asked to join a mysterious quest… We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapters 48-50
Harry struggles with the ethics of sentient non-humans and is asked to join a mysterious quest… We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapter 47
The redemption of Draco Malfoy. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapter 47
The redemption of Draco Malfoy. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Book 2 Retro
ChronOblivion joins us for another belated retro! We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Check out the doc containing all… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Book 2 Retro
ChronOblivion joins us for another belated retro! We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Check out the doc containing all… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Book 2 Retro
ChronOblivion joins us for another belated retro! We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Check out the doc containing all… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapters 44 – 46
Expecto Patronum! We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 44 – 46
Expecto Patronum! We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 41 – 43
The Dementor and the Drop Lord come to Hogwarts. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written by… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapters 41 – 43
The Dementor and the Drop Lord come to Hogwarts. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written by… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 41 – 43
The Dementor and the Drop Lord come to Hogwarts. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written by… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 39 and 40
Dumbledore consults Harry’s unique insight into Dark Lord thinking. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written by… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapters 39 and 40
Dumbledore consults Harry’s unique insight into Dark Lord thinking. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written by… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 35 – 38
Christmas with the Potters and Grangers! And some other stuff. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 35 – 38
Christmas with the Potters and Grangers! And some other stuff. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapters 32 – 34
The Generals submit their wishes in the outcome of a three way tie and Professor Quirrell gives a very… intense speech. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 32 – 34
The Generals submit their wishes in the outcome of a three way tie and Professor Quirrell gives a very… intense speech. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 29 – 31
The three Generals face off in their first battle! We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written by… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapters 29 – 31
The three Generals face off in their first battle! We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written by… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Book One Retro (1-21)
Join us for our special Book One Retrospective Episode! We’re joined by Matt Freeman of the Doof Media Network! We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Book One Retro (1-21)
Join us for our special Book One Retrospective Episode! We’re joined by Matt Freeman of the Doof Media Network! We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapters 27 and 28
Harry teams up with Neville to show some bullies what’s what and makes his first Original Magical discovery utilizing his scientific background! We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 27 and 28
Harry teams up with Neville to show some bullies what’s what and makes his first Original Magical discovery utilizing his scientific background! We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 25 and 26
Harry sets off a plot to squash Rita Skeeter. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written by… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapters 25 and 26
Harry sets off a plot to squash Rita Skeeter. We are happy to be a part of the Doof! Media podcast network! Check their stuff and support them/us on Patreon! Chat with us and everyone else in the Doof! network on Discord by becoming a supporter! Original chapters, written by… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 23 and 24
Draco flips out as his worldview is shattered! Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and the audiobook chapters, recorded by Eneasz Brodski, can be found earlier in this podcast feed and on the website. In next week’s episode, we will be covering chapters 25 and 26.… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 23 and 24
Draco flips out as his worldview is shattered! Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and the audiobook chapters, recorded by Eneasz Brodski, can be found earlier in this podcast feed and on the website. In next week’s episode, we will be covering chapters 25 and 26.… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapters 21 and 22
The Scientific exploration into magic begins! I apologize for the delay in getting this out, and the confusion with a dead link for most of a day. I hope the Longest Episode So Far makes up for it. Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and the… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 21 and 22
The Scientific exploration into magic begins! I apologize for the delay in getting this out, and the confusion with a dead link for most of a day. I hope the Longest Episode So Far makes up for it. Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and the… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 19 and 20
Harry learns to lose through the tried and true method of an ass whooping and sees the stars with Professor Quirrell. Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and the audiobook chapters, recorded by Eneasz Brodski, can be found earlier in this podcast feed and on the… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapters 19 and 20
Harry learns to lose through the tried and true method of an ass whooping and sees the stars with Professor Quirrell. Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and the audiobook chapters, recorded by Eneasz Brodski, can be found earlier in this podcast feed and on the… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapter 18
Harry and Snape have a showdown that escalates all the way to the top because Snape doesn’t know how to be a decent person/Professor and Harry doesn’t know how to lose. Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and the audiobook chapters, recorded by Eneasz Brodski, can… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapter 18
Harry and Snape have a showdown that escalates all the way to the top because Snape doesn’t know how to be a decent person/Professor and Harry doesn’t know how to lose. Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and the audiobook chapters, recorded by Eneasz Brodski, can… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapter 17
Harry attempts to abuse Time with a clever idea, takes a flying lesson, and has a bizarre first encounter with the headmaster. Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and the audiobook chapters, recorded by Eneasz Brodski, can be found earlier in this podcast feed and on… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapter 17
Harry attempts to abuse Time with a clever idea, takes a flying lesson, and has a bizarre first encounter with the headmaster. Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and the audiobook chapters, recorded by Eneasz Brodski, can be found earlier in this podcast feed and on… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 15 and 16
Harry attempts and fails to tap his Mysterious Dark Side for a magic boost while Hermione dominates the class effortlessly. Harry is then picked out by Professor Quirrell as the Most Dangerous Student in the Classroom. Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and the audiobook chapters,… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapters 15 and 16
Harry attempts and fails to tap his Mysterious Dark Side for a magic boost while Hermione dominates the class effortlessly. Harry is then picked out by Professor Quirrell as the Most Dangerous Student in the Classroom. Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and the audiobook chapters,… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 12 – 14
Harry tries to walk the narrow path that doesn’t lead to Dark Lord Harry, confronts bullies and apologizes like a bad ass, and get A TIME MACHINE! Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and the audiobook chapters, recorded by Eneasz Brodski, can be found earlier in… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 12 – 14
Harry tries to walk the narrow path that doesn’t lead to Dark Lord Harry, confronts bullies and apologizes like a bad ass, and get A TIME MACHINE! Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and the audiobook chapters, recorded by Eneasz Brodski, can be found earlier in… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapters 9 and 10
Harry gets sorted, and learns a lot about himself in the process. Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and the audiobook chapters, recorded by Eneasz Brodski, can be found earlier in this podcast feed and on the website. In next week’s episode, we will be covering… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 9 and 10
Harry gets sorted, and learns a lot about himself in the process. Original chapters, written by Eliezer Yudkowsky, can be read here and the audiobook chapters, recorded by Eneasz Brodski, can be found earlier in this podcast feed and on the website. In next week’s episode, we will be covering… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapter 8
Join Steven and Brian as we dive into the world of Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality! Steven will play the role of the tour guide while doing his best to not spoil any of the surprises and Brian will play the seasoned adventurer who is new to this… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapter 8
Join Steven and Brian as we dive into the world of Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality! Steven will play the role of the tour guide while doing his best to not spoil any of the surprises and Brian will play the seasoned adventurer who is new to this… Continue reading...

We Want Mor – Chapter 7
Join Steven and Brian as we dive into the world of Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality! Steven will play the role of the tour guide while doing his best to not spoil any of the surprises and Brian will play the seasoned adventurer who is new to this… Continue reading...

We Want Mor – Chapter 7
Join Steven and Brian as we dive into the world of Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality! Steven will play the role of the tour guide while doing his best to not spoil any of the surprises and Brian will play the seasoned adventurer who is new to this… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapter 6
Join Steven and Brian as we dive into the world of Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality! Steven will play the role of the tour guide while doing his best to not spoil any of the surprises and Brian will play the seasoned adventurer who is new to this… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapter 6
Join Steven and Brian as we dive into the world of Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality! Steven will play the role of the tour guide while doing his best to not spoil any of the surprises and Brian will play the seasoned adventurer who is new to this… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapter 6
Join Steven and Brian as we dive into the world of Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality! Steven will play the role of the tour guide while doing his best to not spoil any of the surprises and Brian will play the seasoned adventurer who is new to this… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – Chapters 1-5
Join Steven and Brian as we dive into the world of Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality! Steven will play the role of the tour guide while doing his best to not spoil any of the surprises and Brian will play the seasoned adventurer who is new to this… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – Chapters 1-5
Join Steven and Brian as we dive into the world of Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationality! Steven will play the role of the tour guide while doing his best to not spoil any of the surprises and Brian will play the seasoned adventurer who is new to this… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – 00
In the pre-release episode, Steven sits down with Eneasz for a discussion the project of We Want MoR, of the book as a whole (including our first and lasting impressions). WE MOVE TO A SPOILER SECTION in the latter third of the recording! If you haven’t read HP MoR, absolutely… Continue reading...


We Want MoR – 00
In the pre-release episode, Steven sits down with Eneasz for a discussion the project of We Want MoR, of the book as a whole (including our first and lasting impressions). WE MOVE TO A SPOILER SECTION in the latter third of the recording! If you haven’t read HP MoR, absolutely… Continue reading...

We Want MoR – 00
In the pre-release episode, Steven sits down with Eneasz for a discussion the project of We Want MoR, of the book as a whole (including our first and lasting impressions). WE MOVE TO A SPOILER SECTION in the latter third of the recording! If you haven’t read HP MoR, absolutely… Continue reading...

The Farewell Episode
Thank you to everyone. This has been an amazing period in my life. The survey mentioned is here. Purchase a physical copy of What Lies Dreaming at Amazon, or an ebook at any ebook seller – :) Continue reading...


The Farewell Episode
Thank you to everyone. This has been an amazing period in my life. The survey mentioned is here. Purchase a physical copy of What Lies Dreaming at Amazon, or an ebook at any ebook seller – :) Continue reading...

Crystal Society 29
Epilogue Original Text Read Crystal Society free, here Purchase on Amazon: Book One: Crystal Society Book Two: Crystal Mentality Book Three: Crystal Eternity My novel, What Lies Dreaming, online here Or preorder the ebook: Continue reading...

Crystal Society 29
Epilogue Original Text Read Crystal Society free, here Purchase on Amazon: Book One: Crystal Society Book Two: Crystal Mentality Book Three: Crystal Eternity My novel, What Lies Dreaming, online here Or preorder the ebook: Continue reading...


Crystal Society 28
The Measure of a Person Original Text Continue reading...

Crystal Society 28
The Measure of a Person Original Text Continue reading...


Crystal Society 26
Making Friends Original Text   In a recent chapter of What Lies Dreaming: Despite a burgeoning famine and chaos in the streets, the emperor will not see his week of revelry and gladiator games interrupted. But he gets more than he expected when a demonic embodiment of Pride materializes in the… Continue reading...

Crystal Society 26
Making Friends Original Text   In a recent chapter of What Lies Dreaming: Despite a burgeoning famine and chaos in the streets, the emperor will not see his week of revelry and gladiator games interrupted. But he gets more than he expected when a demonic embodiment of Pride materializes in the… Continue reading...


Crystal Society 25
An Unexpected Opportunity Original Text Continue reading...

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An Unexpected Opportunity Original Text Continue reading...

Crystal Society 24
Assessing The Situation Original Text Continue reading...


Crystal Society 24
Assessing The Situation Original Text Continue reading...

Crystal Society 23
Huge Success! Link to vote for What Lies Dreaming at topwebfiction (and link to What Likes Dreaming here) Original Text Continue reading...

Crystal Society 23
Huge Success! Link to vote for What Lies Dreaming at topwebfiction (and link to What Likes Dreaming here) Original Text Continue reading...



Holiday 2018 (Belated)
As usual, taking Christmas off. Unusually, this time it’s a couple weeks post Christmas. In a recent chapter of What Lies Dreaming we see a demonic embodiment of Lust summoned into the Colosseum. Cold steel vs sin incarnate –  will the Roman mob be sufficiently entertained? WhatLiesDreaming.com Continue reading...

Holiday 2018 (Belated)
As usual, taking Christmas off. Unusually, this time it’s a couple weeks post Christmas. In a recent chapter of What Lies Dreaming we see a demonic embodiment of Lust summoned into the Colosseum. Cold steel vs sin incarnate –  will the Roman mob be sufficiently entertained? WhatLiesDreaming.com Continue reading...


Crystal Society 20
Practicing the Dark Arts Original Text Continue reading...

Crystal Society 20
Practicing the Dark Arts Original Text Continue reading...



Crystal Society 17
We’re going to need a montage What Lies Dreaming Original Text Continue reading...

Crystal Society 17
We’re going to need a montage What Lies Dreaming Original Text Continue reading...

Crystal Society 16
Life Under Tyranny Announcing: What Lies Dreaming Original Text Continue reading...


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Life Under Tyranny Announcing: What Lies Dreaming Original Text Continue reading...




Crystal Society 11
Conspirators Original Text From the announcements — Shut Up And Do The Impossible: The rational fiction online anthology   Continue reading...

Crystal Society 11
Conspirators Original Text From the announcements — Shut Up And Do The Impossible: The rational fiction online anthology   Continue reading...


Crystal Society 9
A hypothetical situation Original Text Continue reading...

Crystal Society 9
A hypothetical situation Original Text Continue reading...


Crystal Society 8
What is this “humor” you speak of? Original Text Continue reading...

Crystal Society 8
What is this “humor” you speak of? Original Text Continue reading...


Crystal Society 6
Please. Help. Us. Original Text Continue reading...

Crystal Society 6
Please. Help. Us. Original Text Continue reading...


Crystal Society 4
Ethics and Sacrifice Original Text Continue reading...


Crystal Society 4
Ethics and Sacrifice Original Text Continue reading...

Crystal Society 3
Kissing vs blow-jobs Original Text Continue reading...

Crystal Society 3
Kissing vs blow-jobs Original Text Continue reading...


Crystal Society 2
This is why I exist Original Text Continue reading...

Crystal Society 2
This is why I exist Original Text Continue reading...


Host
An End To Suffering Purchase “Red Legacy and Other Stories” (or leave a review) here! Original Text Author’s Notes (some spoilers) Continue reading...

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An End To Suffering Purchase “Red Legacy and Other Stories” (or leave a review) here! Original Text Author’s Notes (some spoilers) Continue reading...


Red Legacy
At Any Cost Purchase “Red Legacy and Other Stories” here! Original Text Continue reading...

Red Legacy
At Any Cost Purchase “Red Legacy and Other Stories” here! Original Text Continue reading...

Instruments of Destruction
Witness the firepower of this… almost… fully operational battle station… Original Text Jim Hay’s SoundCloud page, and GitHub site My collection Red Legacy and Other Stories as a printed book at Amazon, or as an ebook – Amazon, B&N, others Continue reading...


Instruments of Destruction
Witness the firepower of this… almost… fully operational battle station… Original Text Jim Hay’s SoundCloud page, and GitHub site My collection Red Legacy and Other Stories as a printed book at Amazon, or as an ebook – Amazon, B&N, others Continue reading...

Interview – Alexander Wales (The Metropolitan Man)
Interview with the author Alexander Wales’s other fiction is here in particular – Glim Warden As always seems to occur, I forgot to ask a question. This time it was “Does the title refer to Superman, or Lex?” Alexander says it is intentionally ambiguous. “My position is basically that a title… Continue reading...

Interview – Alexander Wales (The Metropolitan Man)
Interview with the author Alexander Wales’s other fiction is here in particular – Glim Warden As always seems to occur, I forgot to ask a question. This time it was “Does the title refer to Superman, or Lex?” Alexander says it is intentionally ambiguous. “My position is basically that a title… Continue reading...






MM 10 – The Metropolitan Man, Chapter 8 (part 2)
Peeling Back The Veil (part 2) Original Text Special thanks to Last Call Romance (and on Facebook). I had a short story published in the March/April issue of Analog Magazine! Continue reading...


MM 10 – The Metropolitan Man, Chapter 8 (part 2)
Peeling Back The Veil (part 2) Original Text Special thanks to Last Call Romance (and on Facebook). I had a short story published in the March/April issue of Analog Magazine! Continue reading...





Interview – Ada Palmer (Too Like The Lightning)
Interview with Ada Palmer, author of Too Like The Lightning Mentioned by Ada: * Jacques the Fatalist, by Denis Diderot * Candide, by Voltaire * the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund   Mentioned by me: * Consent of the Surveilled, at RibbonFarm * the /r/rational recommendation, Ozy’s review, my review The second volume… Continue reading...

Interview – Ada Palmer (Too Like The Lightning)
Interview with Ada Palmer, author of Too Like The Lightning Mentioned by Ada: * Jacques the Fatalist, by Denis Diderot * Candide, by Voltaire * the Comic Book Legal Defense Fund   Mentioned by me: * Consent of the Surveilled, at RibbonFarm * the /r/rational recommendation, Ozy’s review, my review The second volume… Continue reading...




Of All Possible Worlds
Thoughts in the mind of God. Content Warnings: Violence, Cruelty to animals, Rape Original Text Continue reading...

Of All Possible Worlds
Thoughts in the mind of God. Content Warnings: Violence, Cruelty to animals, Rape Original Text Continue reading...

Interview with Eliezer Yudkowsky
This is the third episode of a new podcast I’m involved in – The Bayesian Conspiracy. www.thebayesianconspiracy.com Continue reading...


Interview with Eliezer Yudkowsky
This is the third episode of a new podcast I’m involved in – The Bayesian Conspiracy. www.thebayesianconspiracy.com Continue reading...

Three Bodies at Mitanni
“This is what I want. Everything is fine.” Original Text not available online Continue reading...

Three Bodies at Mitanni
“This is what I want. Everything is fine.” Original Text not available online Continue reading...


Afterward & The Hugos
The Hugo Awards Main Page Registration Here List of HPMoR continuation fic and related fic (scroll down to “HPMoR fanfiction” section for continuation stories) Continue reading...

Afterward & The Hugos
The Hugo Awards Main Page Registration Here List of HPMoR continuation fic and related fic (scroll down to “HPMoR fanfiction” section for continuation stories) Continue reading...







113 – Final Exam
Final Exam Original Text The restrictions list in Production Notes (back one post) Continue reading...


113 – Final Exam
Final Exam Original Text The restrictions list in Production Notes (back one post) Continue reading...


111b – Failure, Pt1
The Sparkly Unicorn Princess reborn Original Text Continue reading...

111b – Failure, Pt1
The Sparkly Unicorn Princess reborn Original Text Continue reading...



109a – Reflections, Pt 1
Noitilov detalo partxe tnere hoc ruoy tu becafruoy ton wo hsi Original Text Continue reading...

109a – Reflections, Pt 1
Noitilov detalo partxe tnere hoc ruoy tu becafruoy ton wo hsi Original Text Continue reading...






Red Legacy, part 2
Madness? This is Arkhipov! Original Text Continue reading...

Red Legacy, part 2
Madness? This is Arkhipov! Original Text Continue reading...


Red Legacy, part 1
Trying to do science in a hostile environment. Original Text Continue reading...

Red Legacy, part 1
Trying to do science in a hostile environment. Original Text Continue reading...

103 – Tests
Reality isn’t fair Original Text Continue reading...


103 – Tests
Reality isn’t fair Original Text Continue reading...

sam513 & Valuable Humans In Transit
Two stories by Sam Hughes. Sam Hughes writes and blogs at qntm.org, and may be best know for Ra. Note: I AM PUBLISHED!! Asimov’s Science Fiction Magazine, Feb 2015 issue. The story is “Red Legacy” on page 48. Some notes, as well as links to different e-formats, are over at my personal blog.… Continue reading...

sam513 & Valuable Humans In Transit
Two stories by Sam Hughes. Sam Hughes writes and blogs at qntm.org, and may be best know for Ra. Note: I AM PUBLISHED!! Asimov’s Science Fiction Magazine, Feb 2015 issue. The story is “Red Legacy” on page 48. Some notes, as well as links to different e-formats, are over at my personal blog.… Continue reading...


Essays 4
Strengths and Weaknesses Full Text: Your Strength as a Rationalist Universal Fire Fake Explanations Tsuyoku Naritai! (I Want To Become Stronger) Continue reading...

Essays 4
Strengths and Weaknesses Full Text: Your Strength as a Rationalist Universal Fire Fake Explanations Tsuyoku Naritai! (I Want To Become Stronger) Continue reading...


Nineteen Neighty-Four (part 2 of 2)
Everything Falls Apart Hear more of Ginny’s singing here (see production notes for more details). Original Text Continue reading...

Nineteen Neighty-Four (part 2 of 2)
Everything Falls Apart Hear more of Ginny’s singing here (see production notes for more details). Original Text Continue reading...


Essays 3
The Measure of All Things The Worm Audiobook Project! Joy In The Merely Real complete text Mundane Magic complete text Thou Art Godshatter complete text Continue reading...


Essays 3
The Measure of All Things The Worm Audiobook Project! Joy In The Merely Real complete text Mundane Magic complete text Thou Art Godshatter complete text Continue reading...


Bloopers
Screwin’ up our lines. Warning: bad language, and juvenile humor. Continue reading...


Bloopers
Screwin’ up our lines. Warning: bad language, and juvenile humor. Continue reading...

Voice Actors Panel
Recording of the Voice Actors Panel from MALcon 2014, with the voices of Hermione Granger, Severus Snape, and myself. Still no production notes this week. I finally got moved into the new house. Half the work is complete… Continue reading...

Voice Actors Panel
Recording of the Voice Actors Panel from MALcon 2014, with the voices of Hermione Granger, Severus Snape, and myself. Still no production notes this week. I finally got moved into the new house. Half the work is complete… Continue reading...


Voice Actors Panel
Recording of the Voice Actors Panel from MALcon 2014, with the voices of Hermione Granger, Severus Snape, and myself. Still no production notes this week. I finally got moved into the new house. Half the work is complete… Continue reading...

102 – Caring
The Long Price Original Text Continue reading...

102 – Caring
The Long Price Original Text Continue reading...


102 – Caring
The Long Price Original Text Continue reading...

Essays 2
On Gods – real and otherwise Religion’s Claim to be Non-Disprovable complete text An Alien God complete text Continue reading...

Essays 2
On Gods – real and otherwise Religion’s Claim to be Non-Disprovable complete text An Alien God complete text Continue reading...


Essays 2
On Gods – real and otherwise Religion’s Claim to be Non-Disprovable complete text An Alien God complete text Continue reading...

Comes The Huntsman
Comes The Huntsman Original Text Rachael Acks blogs at katsudon.net. She was most recently published in LightSpeed’s Women Destroy Science Fiction issue. She is currently working on a short film she wrote the script for, here. ETA 7/23 11pm: It slipped my mind that this was a gift story, so there’s… Continue reading...

Comes The Huntsman
Comes The Huntsman Original Text Rachael Acks blogs at katsudon.net. She was most recently published in LightSpeed’s Women Destroy Science Fiction issue. She is currently working on a short film she wrote the script for, here. ETA 7/23 11pm: It slipped my mind that this was a gift story, so there’s… Continue reading...


Comes The Huntsman
Comes The Huntsman Original Text Rachael Acks blogs at katsudon.net. She was most recently published in LightSpeed’s Women Destroy Science Fiction issue. She is currently working on a short film she wrote the script for, here. ETA 7/23 11pm: It slipped my mind that this was a gift story, so there’s… Continue reading...

The Study of Anglophysics, part 2 (of 2)
The Doom That Came to Adwellia Original Text Scott Alexander blogs at SlateStarCodex.com, and it’s still my favorite blog. Amazing insights, sharp humor, and excellent writing. Continue reading...

The Study of Anglophysics, part 2 (of 2)
The Doom That Came to Adwellia Original Text Scott Alexander blogs at SlateStarCodex.com, and it’s still my favorite blog. Amazing insights, sharp humor, and excellent writing. Continue reading...


The Study of Anglophysics, part 2 (of 2)
The Doom That Came to Adwellia Original Text Scott Alexander blogs at SlateStarCodex.com, and it’s still my favorite blog. Amazing insights, sharp humor, and excellent writing. Continue reading...

The Study of Anglophysics, part 1 (of 2)
The Language of God Original Text Scott Alexander blogs at SlateStarCodex.com, and it’s currently my favorite blog. Amazing insights, sharp humor, and excellent writing. Continue reading...

The Study of Anglophysics, part 1 (of 2)
The Language of God Original Text Scott Alexander blogs at SlateStarCodex.com, and it’s currently my favorite blog. Amazing insights, sharp humor, and excellent writing. Continue reading...


The Study of Anglophysics, part 1 (of 2)
The Language of God Original Text Scott Alexander blogs at SlateStarCodex.com, and it’s currently my favorite blog. Amazing insights, sharp humor, and excellent writing. Continue reading...

Three Dialogs
Original Texts: Use The Try Harder, Luke The Vulcan Your Vulcan Could Sound Like, If He Wasn’t Made of Straw The Last Temptation of Christ Continue reading...

Three Dialogs
Original Texts: Use The Try Harder, Luke The Vulcan Your Vulcan Could Sound Like, If He Wasn’t Made of Straw The Last Temptation of Christ Continue reading...


Three Dialogs
Original Texts: Use The Try Harder, Luke The Vulcan Your Vulcan Could Sound Like, If He Wasn’t Made of Straw The Last Temptation of Christ Continue reading...

Earthfic
It’s not about people in 2026, or skinks, or Martians. And the dog does NOT talk. Original Text Earthfic was written by Alicorn. It can be found at her website, alicorn.elcenia.com, which contains quite a few works by Alicorn, all freely available. They include Luminosity a rationalist Twillight fanfic, and Elcenia an original fantasy fiction… Continue reading...

Earthfic
It’s not about people in 2026, or skinks, or Martians. And the dog does NOT talk. Original Text Earthfic was written by Alicorn. It can be found at her website, alicorn.elcenia.com, which contains quite a few works by Alicorn, all freely available. They include Luminosity a rationalist Twillight fanfic, and Elcenia an original fantasy fiction… Continue reading...


Earthfic
It’s not about people in 2026, or skinks, or Martians. And the dog does NOT talk. Original Text Earthfic was written by Alicorn. It can be found at her website, alicorn.elcenia.com, which contains quite a few works by Alicorn, all freely available. They include Luminosity a rationalist Twillight fanfic, and Elcenia an original fantasy fiction… Continue reading...

Essays 1
And that’s why we have Methods of Rationality. Expecting Short Inferential Distances complete text Transhumanism as Simplified Humanism complete text Continue reading...

Essays 1
And that’s why we have Methods of Rationality. Expecting Short Inferential Distances complete text Transhumanism as Simplified Humanism complete text Continue reading...


Essays 1
And that’s why we have Methods of Rationality. Expecting Short Inferential Distances complete text Transhumanism as Simplified Humanism complete text Continue reading...




100b – Precautionary Measures, Pt 1
Everyone who is supposed to protect you is crazy, and you can’t ever rely on them to get anything right. Original Text Continue reading...

100b – Precautionary Measures, Pt 1
Everyone who is supposed to protect you is crazy, and you can’t ever rely on them to get anything right. Original Text Continue reading...


100b – Precautionary Measures, Pt 1
Everyone who is supposed to protect you is crazy, and you can’t ever rely on them to get anything right. Original Text Continue reading...













94 – Roles, Part 5
Destroying your enemy’s ability to make war Original Text Continue reading...

94 – Roles, Part 5
Destroying your enemy’s ability to make war Original Text Continue reading...


94 – Roles, Part 5
Destroying your enemy’s ability to make war Original Text Continue reading...














86a – Multiple Hypothesis Testing
Bayesian Calculations (for more on Bayes’ Theorem, see today’s production notes) Original Text   Continue reading...

86a – Multiple Hypothesis Testing
Bayesian Calculations (for more on Bayes’ Theorem, see today’s production notes) Original Text   Continue reading...


86a – Multiple Hypothesis Testing
Bayesian Calculations (for more on Bayes’ Theorem, see today’s production notes) Original Text   Continue reading...




















Omake: Rationalist Hamlet
Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Regular shows resume next week. Original Text Full Tragedy of Hamlet and the Philosopher’s Stone. Continue reading...

Omake: Rationalist Hamlet
Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Regular shows resume next week. Original Text Full Tragedy of Hamlet and the Philosopher’s Stone. Continue reading...


Omake: Rationalist Hamlet
Happy Thanksgiving everyone! Regular shows resume next week. Original Text Full Tragedy of Hamlet and the Philosopher’s Stone. Continue reading...








67 – Self Actualization, Part 2
Chaos reigns in the upper reaches of Hogwarts Today is Petrov Day. Happy Petrov Day!   Original Text Continue reading...

67 – Self Actualization, Part 2
Chaos reigns in the upper reaches of Hogwarts Today is Petrov Day. Happy Petrov Day!   Original Text Continue reading...


67 – Self Actualization, Part 2
Chaos reigns in the upper reaches of Hogwarts Today is Petrov Day. Happy Petrov Day!   Original Text Continue reading...



64 – Omake: Lord of the Rationality
I’m at WorldCon over the Labor Day weekend, so there’s not really a new episode today. However I did record the first of the Alternative Parallels from Chapter 64. Regular episodes will resume next week.   Original Text   Continue reading...

64 – Omake: Lord of the Rationality
I’m at WorldCon over the Labor Day weekend, so there’s not really a new episode today. However I did record the first of the Alternative Parallels from Chapter 64. Regular episodes will resume next week.   Original Text   Continue reading...


64 – Omake: Lord of the Rationality
I’m at WorldCon over the Labor Day weekend, so there’s not really a new episode today. However I did record the first of the Alternative Parallels from Chapter 64. Regular episodes will resume next week.   Original Text   Continue reading...








58 – The Stanford Prison Experiment, Part 8, Constrained Cognition
The Escape   If you haven’t seen Army of Darkness yet, you now have weekend plans. It’s great fun, and runs at just an hour and 15 minutes. Here’s a clip of the scene containing the quoted line. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pFriRcIwqNU Original Text Continue reading...

58 – The Stanford Prison Experiment, Part 8, Constrained Cognition
The Escape   If you haven’t seen Army of Darkness yet, you now have weekend plans. It’s great fun, and runs at just an hour and 15 minutes. Here’s a clip of the scene containing the quoted line. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pFriRcIwqNU Original Text Continue reading...


58 – The Stanford Prison Experiment, Part 8, Constrained Cognition
The Escape   If you haven’t seen Army of Darkness yet, you now have weekend plans. It’s great fun, and runs at just an hour and 15 minutes. Here’s a clip of the scene containing the quoted line. http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pFriRcIwqNU Original Text Continue reading...