Monthly Archives: January 2018

Went to a partisan event recently

Someone had trained their barely-pubescent daughter to approach men and make jerk-off motions, under the apparent belief that observing a response would enable to ‘find the pedophile’. I think that is a problem. Barely-pubescent girls should not be doing things … Continue reading

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Do everything in a regulated manner or they will figure you out

Everyone does things in their own sort of way. This enables to observe, mine data on, predict psychology and attempt to manipulate them using observed habits, patterns, preferences, dislikes, etc. In order to evade such efforts to model the behaviour, … Continue reading

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Biological systems are sensitive to thresholds

Higher temperatures are turning 99% of green sea turtles female. Climate change effects on the Great Barrier Reef are also increasing turtle egg mortality rates. (The Guardian) Keep that in mind next time someone tries to tell you that a … Continue reading

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” ‘Shitpost’ is the word that best describes the internet in 2017″

” ‘Shitpost’ is the word that best describes the internet in 2017″ …the American Dialect Society selects a single word or phrase that best represents the mood and interests of online discussions in the previous year. … shitpost: Posting of … Continue reading

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Reasons not to use neural activity to directly power a calculator

The fact that the brain is not encrypted and that there would be huge risks of hacking for basically any neurally-directed activity (from electromagnetic interference and/or direct stimulation of the brain) could be an important concern for having a calculator … Continue reading

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Reporting active crimes is not the same as pre-broadcasting the desire to find any possible negative about a person and then speak widely and regularly about it

Some people have difficulty discerning between the two following statements: 1) If I have specific information about a crime, for example and in particular a violent crime in progress, I will with 100% certainty call the police (or God forbid … Continue reading

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Alternative lame conclusion not willingly forthcoming

Some metals linked to certain organic molecules in 1, 2 and 3D frameworks have properties that enable them to easily capture and hold on to water molecules. This can be as high as up to 80% of weight for the … Continue reading

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