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Articles I liked from the week of February 10th, 2019.

  1. Unbuilding the WallThis is a guest post by Toby Shorin . Although symbols are intangible, that doesn’t mean they are inaccessible. On the contrary, we routinely understand and…
  2. Sapience and non-sapienceDOCTOR: I knew a Galactic Federation once, lots of different lifeforms so they appointed a justice machine to administer the law. ROMANA: What happened? DOCTOR:…
  3. don’t worry about backlashWorry about petering out. Yes. Yes you would be. In this moment of, at least, greater visibility for left politics, I hear a lot about the backlash. The…
  4. Portals and FlagsThe point of complex debates is not to prove your side right and the other wrong. Smart people make this mistake most often, and end up losing before they ever…
  5. Susan Sontag: Notes On "Camp"Notes On "Camp" by Susan Sontag Published in 1964. Many things in the world have not been named; and many things, even if they have been named, have never been…

  1. Constant Decayarbesman.net A Short Story by Samuel Arbesman The speed of light in a vacuum is one of those immutable rules of existence. With his theory of relativity, Albert…

  1. Pricing Power (Pt. 1) - Epsilon Theory7+ When an inflation regime shifts, there’s only one question that really matters for your business model: do you have pricing power? With apologies to the…