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Fractal Radio | Episode 10 – World Wide Problem Domain

I stall for time! In the coming days, I will post a fairly in-depth analysis of internet issues and the recent Vanity Fair Article about Tim Berners-Lee and his new project called ‘SOLID.’ For now, I just give a brief overview of the problem…

Fractal Radio| Episode 9 – Jointly Venturing into Vanity Fair

I just received an issue of Vanity Fair as a free gift for my subscription to The New Yorker. I discuss some of the articles therein and do a series of riffs on various topics including those found in my most recent essay: Pop Psych…

Pop Psych Perils

One of my favorite articles on this topic is David J. Ley’s ‘No, Dopamine is not addictive.’Which is published in Psychology Today. There are however deeper and more complex perils at play in the age of information. The reason that I find the aforementioned…

Fractal Radio| Episode 8 – Fresh Fears! Antibiotics vs. Gutfeelings

I receive a long-awaited item and discuss the impact of antibiotics on gut microbiomes. Yep. It’s the Fractal Journal. How else would it go? Topics American Zen Little Fears! A Layman Opines    If ya dig it too… Little Fears| https://littlefears.co.uk/ http://www.minds.com/Weirmellow | Follow me…

The Sketch of Sam Monroe – Chapter 6.4 – Those Who Come in Silence

Silence suggests stealth. And stealth suggests malevolence. A man who enters your house belting a show tune is less likely to be a thief or killer than one who silently finds an open window. I had heard that Percy Fawcett was fond of singing…

Fractal Radio| Episode 7 – Caught in a Storm with Goethe and Bach (Music and Ideas)

  Lucky that I was close to a Gazebo when the downpour started. Gave me an opportunity for some nice atmospherics and I recorded a couple of musical bits for you. Which I used as a transition to talk about Goethe, Bach, enlightenment values,…

Comment Weirdness (Touchscreen Blues)

I received a notification about a comment on my phone and may have accidentally deleted it. Touchscreens. Apologies if this was indeed an error on my part and not somebody choosing to remove a comment.