08:59:50

normal one https://t.co/2gVHBYQoBi

image from twitter

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09:10:12

I have it on good authority that Neil Stephenson is Satoshi

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09:58:41

i guess we'll have to wait a couple thousand more years to see the true answer

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10:00:22

if there's one thing I've learned in 2020, it's that the more confidence someone has about their opinions on Twitter, the less thought out those opinions will be. it's much cheaper to signal devotion to a belief system than it is to figure out how it will work in practice

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11:21:03

confidence is inverse to utility

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11:27:12

confidence is linear relation to clout though, that makes sense https://t.co/utVJTImRPW

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14:29:46

and as the AI and biotech explosions change the boundaries of life and humanity, we will start to become truly transhuman. every country wants to have the first superhero. there's a nash equilibrium. i can't see how it would be stopped

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14:29:46

the 2010s were the age of the meme. now memetic technologies are mature, things will start to develop in them. cults, religions, alternate realities

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14:29:46

we are entering an age of gods and monsters

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16:15:07

which is more often true?

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16:27:12

the people who voted on the previous question, what was their motivation?

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16:33:44

which is more prevalent among the general population?

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16:34:20

who is higher status? (🤖)

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16:35:07

in a conflict who would win? (non physical)

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16:35:26

in a fistfight who would win

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16:35:48

in a misunderstanding who would win

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16:36:47

which is bigger infohazard

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16:43:05

me too. deepfates 30K by midnight. we can do it fam

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17:19:15

people who are already in 2021 please no spoilers

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18:56:01

DOOMscrolling

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20:04:17

a power plant that was closer to the earthquake epicenter than Fukushima was saved by virtue of a long-thinking architect that insisted on a higher seawall

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20:04:17

listening to https://t.co/UMDTBVPv1z

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20:04:18

prospective hindsight: imagine things going the way you want (or don't want) and then ask yourself how things got that way

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20:04:18

what can we do in our own lives? mind what you measure... talk was short but hopefully the q&a is juicy

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20:04:19

treasuring the world like an heirloom

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20:04:19

if-then statements: insert between a stimulus and your reaction to slow system one, and activate system two thinking

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20:04:20

if-then for doctors prescribing antibiotics: the doctor has to type a reason to prescribe or check a box that says "No justification to prescribe"

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20:04:21

decent episode. no huge revelations but they did come through with the practical tips. nobody said word one about covid even though some of us could see it by January of last year. bee a good ancestor or whatever i guess

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