Category Archives: Economics and philosophy

I.e., political theory and philosophy as they pertain to economic issues and thought. Stuff that gets into economic philosophies and ideologies belong here too.

“We will know you”

I.e., we will find something, ANYTHING, that might shut you up while conditioning you to do as we please. Or at least to stay shut up while we try. “We will know you.”

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Neurotech viruses #323″: Apply negative and positive conditionings at will until the following proceeds with ease

I need a machine that reads people’s minds when they read the news, and scouts out for any possibility of any content with any potential ideological colouring. Having identified any instance of content with any possible ideological colouring, the machine … Continue reading

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Highly effective ways to promote the diffusion of good ideas

For fear that people who you disagree with will steal your ideas, make sure never to share ideas that you think are better.   (A question to be considered separately from questions of IP rights, patent rights, etc., which underlie … Continue reading

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Winning logic: Do not take advice from people unless you know they have blackmailable information on you

Why would I ever take a lead from someone who’s not trying to blackmail me? I mean, they don’t even have power over me? Why would I want to have anything to do with people who are not trying to … Continue reading

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Dual meaning of “I pay taxes”

“I pay taxes.” Implicitly, if you don’t pay a lot of taxes, you don’t deserve a say. (Also, then, implicitly, “work harder”, i.e., it’s the government or entrenched business interests ‘doing it’ because they want more taxes or people who … Continue reading

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You already stole a candy from a baby. Which basically means the only option from there is to rip out the entrails. Because you’re already guilty

If I ever do something stupid … my adviser suggests that the only possible option forward is to do ever more incriminating things in an ever more transparent and open manner. This is how I know that I’m getting good … Continue reading

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How to prove that I rule

Go to the mall with a team of three from the ruling class. Stand at opposite sides of the passageway through the mall. One person clucks and dances like a chicken. A second person barks like a small dog shortly … Continue reading

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Get-in-or-die-gets-in-in-a-flash

I’m a “get-in-or-die-gets-in-in-a-flash” kind of person A threat to ANYONE, as it were. Because I will get in. And I will do it. A threat to anyone. Any One. What do you do with such people? The least bad options … Continue reading

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Get Out: The film

“Get Out” is a 2017 movie written and directed by Jordan Peele. It has a Rotten Tomatoes score of 99%. It is playing at cinemas throughout the continent, with notable exceptions including those whose independence prevents early access to such … Continue reading

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Last meetings with three former friends, one of which an RCMP officer, one of which a machine toolist (millwright), and one of which a sound engineer

I recently learned that these three people are “scared” of me. The last interaction with the RCMP officer was a Facebook message asking if his sister, who speaks Spanish fluently and has a university education (proof of writing ability), might … Continue reading

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