Tag: Paradigms

Trump is the Future (Vlog)

…of discourse. Since today’s issues are really nuanced and we now have a technology that allows for instant international communication… Maybe its time to start getting policymakers to explain ideas and gain insight from constituents in real time. Maybe Trump is right. Social Media|… Continue Reading “Trump is the Future (Vlog)”

Should Science be a business? (Vlog)

Sources https://link.springer.com/article/10.1007/s11191-013-9583-8 https://mises.org/library/economic-thought-ancient-greece Muh Social  https://www.minds.com/Weirmellow Help a Hipster https://www.patreon.com/TheFractalJournal

TFJ Vlogs – DOPE! – Stop Saying Dopamine…

One of the biggest problems in society is oversimplification. With better tech and more information we’re doing it more and quicker than ever before – with ‘sciencey’ words like ‘Dopamine.’ While Dopamine is a real neurotransmitter, the way that it’s implicated in absolutely everything… Continue Reading “TFJ Vlogs – DOPE! – Stop Saying Dopamine…”

Repost: Anyone Else Fear We’re Losing The Ability To Have Honest/Humorous/HUMAN Communication With Each Other?

This echoes  a part of what I was getting at in my Facebook article: Why I Don’ t Facebook   Had an interesting article pop up on my Twitter feed this morning. It was posted by a youngish (and increasingly successful – good on him!)… Continue Reading “Repost: Anyone Else Fear We’re Losing The Ability To Have Honest/Humorous/HUMAN Communication With Each Other?”

TFJ’s – Philosophy and Method Series – Generalities and Specifics

  TFJ’s Philosophy and Method Introduction Hello world! I’m launching a series that’s kinda philosophical in nature. Feels a bit pompous to say that but that really is it: a feeflowing foray into methods and philosophies and what they can teach us about the… Continue Reading “TFJ’s – Philosophy and Method Series – Generalities and Specifics”

TFJ Vlogs – Methods and Madness in Blue

We have to judge the quality of our citizens by the quality of their ideas. There is such a thing as truth. If we want to find it we need to stop constantly psychoanalyzing each other. Facts and concepts are the meat and potatoes,… Continue Reading “TFJ Vlogs – Methods and Madness in Blue”

Let a Sleeping Dog Lie

Hey, I bought into the myth myself…. for a long time. The idea that sleep is for the weak, that I was somehow special, needing less sleep than your average schmuck. This was part of my modus operandi for a good decade. I eventually… Continue Reading “Let a Sleeping Dog Lie”

TAP # 14 – Advocacy v. Reporting – The Case for Dialectic and some Geeky Linux Stuff

Recent conversations have me realizing the need to try to begin to hammer out a topic that’s been on my mind for a while: the difference between advocacy and reporting. Understanding the merits, methods, and problems of both disciplines is especially necessary in the… Continue Reading “TAP # 14 – Advocacy v. Reporting – The Case for Dialectic and some Geeky Linux Stuff”

TFJ Vlogs – Business, Data, and Law: The Case for Oversight

In this ‘TFJ Vlog’ I discuss how the solution to many problems of technology like Big Data may not be technological but legal and societal. I was heartened when I found out that the CEO of AT&T had mentioned the need for an ‘Internet… Continue Reading “TFJ Vlogs – Business, Data, and Law: The Case for Oversight”

TAP # 13 – The Art of Consistent Art (Vlog)

Really shoulda been called the art of consistent uploads but eh… Here is the TL;DW (too long; didn’t watch) version of this vlog: The main message is that consistent posting helps you develop your artistic vision, relevant skill-sets, and confidence. Consistent posting can, however,… Continue Reading “TAP # 13 – The Art of Consistent Art (Vlog)”