Very grateful to @lexfridman for inviting me to have this deep and wide-ranging conversation on freedom, censorship, surveillance, AI vs encryption, money and human rights, Bitcoin, NGU/FGU, Trojan Horse theory, Maximalism, the Petrodollar, and much more:
Tech giants need to be pushed to make it easy for users to leave, or to use other tools to interact with their data without leaving entirely. https://act.eff.org/action/tell-your-representative-to-support-a-more-interoperable-future
I don't follow soccer at all, but this is a great cover-shot of a team doctor going to the rescue of a fan! Glad they didn't say whose fan, too
Newcastle v Spurs: fan stabilised and taken to hospital after medical emergency https://www.theguardian.com/football/2021/oct/17/newcastle-tottenham-suspended-due-to-medical-emergency-in-crowd?utm_term=Autofeed&CMP=twt_gu&utm_medium&utm_source=Twitter#Echobox=1634489490
My wife has repeated this concept many times, but here it's well worded
“Best Friend” as a tier not a person is such a useful framing device
Happy birthday, #OscarWilde, born 167 years ago today. “Yes: I am a dreamer. For a dreamer is one who can only find his way by moonlight, and his punishment is that he sees the dawn before the rest of the world.” There again, also –“Quotation is a serviceable substitute for wit.”
Five-time World Champion, Viswanathan Anand will be one of the official commentators of the @FIDE_chess World Chess Championship between Magnus Carlsen and Ian Nepomniachtchi.
I'm gonna share this one because I'd like to live it someday.
I'll miss the tangerine man, that superb Ebenezer
Thank you for all your work, good sir. ❤️ https://twitter.com/discussingfilm/status/1449105358547525641
This is handy
View or download a chart of the general authorities and general officers of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints as of October 2021.
This is worth a reshare. Whatever time is, it's not scarce.
a mindset that has helped with my mental health: time is not precious. we have so much of it. whatever you're doing with your time is not a waste — you can be doing something meaningful or just making it through. whatever is in this moment is fine because it's just one moment
Enchant! New comic on Tinyview. https://tinyview.com/lunarbaboon/2021/10/14/enchant please follow me and click all the hearts! Thanks!
Chess legends Judit Polgar & Vladimir Kramnik are LIVE now! https://chess24.com/en/watch/live-tournaments/julius-baer-challengers-chess-tour-finals-2021#live
This is alarming. Childlessness is growing because kids are too expensive, apparently. Economics meets life-style choices and probematic expectations?
Was Ammoron a militant "ex-mo"? We should take care not to group all ex-mormons in this way, lest we face the question "in war, where is Charity?"
Faith, Intellect, and the harmony of the two in lived experience
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