Autopilot, by Andrew Smart (Chapters 8 & 9)

After some delays, here it is, the last two chapters of Autopilot. And gosh if they aren’t disappointing. Let’s start from the top. Chapter 8: Six Stigma as Seizure I don’t even have any notes on this chapter besides, “Still not really on topic and the analogy is largely vacuous and suspect in general.” but…

Patreon Update for 7/4/17

Patreon Update(s)/Introduction I’m not going to say anything about the holiday other than: Heck nationalism, patriotism, American and fireworks. With that out of the way, this month was a solid one that had me meeting my goal of 10 original articles. I try to at least write 10 articles and have them be 1,000 each,…

A Four Day Workweek Won’t Save Work

It shouldn’t surprise anyone that I think there’s at least a few problems with modern day work. In no particular order, here are some of my biggest issues with work, as it exists: It’s quasi-compulsory: Artificial scarcity enforced through laws, regulations and especially intellectual property sets up barriers, which makes it harder for people to…