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A cached thought is an answer that was arrived at by recalling the final result of old reasoning, rather than repeating the reasoning from scratch.
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A '''cached thought''' is an answer that was arrived at by recalling the old conclusion, rather than performing the reasoning from scratch.
  
==References==
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==See also==
  
=====Overcoming Bias Articles=====
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*[[Status quo bias]]
*[http://www.overcomingbias.com/2007/10/cached-thoughts.html Cached Thoughts] by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]]
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*[http://lesswrong.com/lw/k5/cached_thoughts/ Cached Thoughts] by [[Eliezer Yudkowsky]]
  
 
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Revision as of 04:39, 26 June 2009

A cached thought is an answer that was arrived at by recalling the old conclusion, rather than performing the reasoning from scratch.

See also

Blog posts