0 – History

A brief history of the Rational and Rationalist fiction genres, their roots in the LessWrong community, and the influences from flagship authors of HPMOR and Luminosity.

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Websites mentioned in episode:

www.lesswrong.com

https://www.reddit.com/r/rational

Harry Potter and the Methods of Rationalilty

Luminosity

Friendship is Optimal

With thanks to Tim Yarbrough for the Intro/Outro music, G.A.T.O Must Be Respected