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The LessWrong blog is by and large a "feed" of new reader-contributed articles of interest to the community, called "posts" (to emphasize the original content) or "threads" (to emphasize the discussion that most often stems from the posts). There are some threads which serve a special purpose, mostly recognized by tradition:
 
The LessWrong blog is by and large a "feed" of new reader-contributed articles of interest to the community, called "posts" (to emphasize the original content) or "threads" (to emphasize the discussion that most often stems from the posts). There are some threads which serve a special purpose, mostly recognized by tradition:
  
* [http://lesswrong.com/lw/b9/welcome_to_less_wrong/ Welcome to LessWrong]: introduce yourself here if you are new
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* [http://lesswrong.com/lw/2ku/welcome_to_less_wrong_2010/ Welcome to LessWrong! (2010)]: introduce yourself here if you are new (previous thread [http://lesswrong.com/lw/b9/welcome_to_less_wrong/ here])
 
* [http://lesswrong.com/lw/7c/where_are_we/ Where we are] : a hierarchically organized thread so we can locate each other geographically
 
* [http://lesswrong.com/lw/7c/where_are_we/ Where we are] : a hierarchically organized thread so we can locate each other geographically
 
* [http://lesswrong.com/tag/open_thread/?sort=new Open Thread] : this is posted monthly to collect "random" topics not deserving a whole post
 
* [http://lesswrong.com/tag/open_thread/?sort=new Open Thread] : this is posted monthly to collect "random" topics not deserving a whole post

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The LessWrong blog is by and large a "feed" of new reader-contributed articles of interest to the community, called "posts" (to emphasize the original content) or "threads" (to emphasize the discussion that most often stems from the posts). There are some threads which serve a special purpose, mostly recognized by tradition: