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In >THIS< article, Erika Mona says he'll do Pathfinder 2e if the fans ask for it.
"People are always asking us when we're going to do a new edition
POLL: Do You Want A New Edition of Pathfinder (Pathfinder 2e) ?
Answer to Russian Roulette:
Almost everyone would pay more money in situation 1 to remove the
But this is wrong according to rational choice theory! It is logically
Let’s see why. Consider the events D = Dead and A = Alive. Also
If you pay x dollars to remove one bullet from four, then you are
Therefore, with a utility function u, we have:
u(Lx) = (1/6) u(D) + (5/6) u(A)
Similarly, when you are willing to pay y dollars to remove a bullet
(3/6) u(Ly) + (3/6) u(D) = (4/6) u(D) + (2/6) u(A)
We can simplify the above equation to get:
u(Ly) = (2/6) u(D) + (4/6) u(A)
If we take u(D) = 0, then since we prefer to be alive that means u(A) > 0. So we have
u(Lx) = (5/6) u(A)
u(Ly) = (4/6) u(A)
u(Lx) – u(Ly) = (1/6) u(A) > 0
In other words, you prefer to be alive after paying x dollars to being
Therefore, under the Von Neumann and Morgenstern utility theory, you
This goes against intuition, so let us offer a few justifications for the logic.
The main mental block is that people prefer certainty outcomes versus
The tendency to favor certainty is related to the zero risk bias. In
Source: This problem appears in Ken Binmore’s Playing for Real: A Text on Game Theory.
"I have eaten at this place, and everyone there was covered in tattoos and piercings. It's no wonder they couldn't find jobs paying them a good wage because most organizations requiring professional dress and grooming never would have hired them, unless it was some second hand clothing store in Wicker Park, the hipster enclave of Chicago.
So they picketed and fought for higher wages, now they are out of a job. Would it have been better to make the lower wage and still have an on-going job? Or are they better off with no job? Personally, I would have kept the lower wage, and then made a plan to get myself a better paying job or a second job to improve my living standard. But I guess the tactics I used on myself when coming out of high school and college are "dated" and "out of touch"."