Category: Technology

More Thoughts on Automation

Automation pales in comparison as a driving force of unemployment to outsourcing and assbackward pay structures that hire two high paid managers to oversee the work of one underpaid productive employee. These are social problems not technological problems. Maybe if everyone stopped having a… Continue Reading “More Thoughts on Automation”

TFS 61 – Inversion – Working out the Kinks

Trudging ahead in my quest to keep my joints from ruin I expand my search to include physical therapy devices. This video gives a brief overview of what WebMD tells us about inversion tables. Sources https://www.webmd.com/back-pain/what-are-inversion-tables#1  Enjoy this post? Consider helping cover web hosting… Continue Reading “TFS 61 – Inversion – Working out the Kinks”

TFS 57 – Notes on Transhumanism and ‘The Myth of Moscvabad’

Muh Essay: https://fractaljournal.com/2020/05/15/notes-on-transhumanism-an-essay-on-being/ FreedomAlternatives Vid:    Anatoly Karlin’s Article: https://www.unz.com/akarlin/myth-of-moskvabad/ Enjoy this post? – Please support the Journal (Paypal Link)

Notes On Transhumanism – An Essay on Being

No one gets a grip on living. The uncanny fact of existence is elusive. This is, no doubt, due to the transitory nature of mankind. How well can existence register in a mere eighty years? Are there any mortals that can pluck the flower… Continue Reading “Notes On Transhumanism – An Essay on Being”

TFS 45 – Eastern Europe, My Politics, Bob Lazar Body Language, and Funny Hats

Ok, so first the lineup:  0 – 8 min : The why and how of my interest in Eastern European politics. With some discussion of my strict originalist Constitutionalism. Why global tensions are a threat to that position etc. 8 – 9:12 min :… Continue Reading “TFS 45 – Eastern Europe, My Politics, Bob Lazar Body Language, and Funny Hats”

More Bad Times Ahead?

One event that has sustained emotional resonance is that evening on the outskirts of Moscow. I was a kid of six or so. It was 1995ish and my mother and I were ferried to some bestial monument to Brutalism in a creme colored Soviet… Continue Reading “More Bad Times Ahead?”

Turmeric and Corona Law

I ramble about turmeric and discuss some points from VivaFrei’s vlog about the legal, economic, and social consequences of the government’s reaction to the Coronvirus Pandemic. Viva’s vlog is in the form of a discussion between three lawyers one of whom agrees with the… Continue Reading “Turmeric and Corona Law”

Media Hype and Panicked Buying

  As they clamor for influence they seem to forget that they do actually influence. Give me your thoughts. Sources        

TFS 27 – Stoics, Cynics, and Heroics

A cheeky romp through pungent fields of self important bullshit. Diagnosis: It’s a bargain bin replacement for religion. Le Articles De Discotheque https://eidolon.pub/why-is-stoicism-having-a-cultural-moment-5f0e9963d560  

TFS 26 – Space Colonization and Emotional Intelligence

Articles discussed: http://nautil.us/blog/why-we-should-think-twice-about-colonizing-space http://nautil.us/issue/51/limits/emotional-intelligence-needs-a-rewrite