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Idea for adversarial press briefings: reporters type in questions that go on a leaderboard, and vote on what they want answered….

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Saving the world is a job for professionals Making it worth saving is a pastime for amateurs The problem is all the damn…

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If your thing can’t provide at least half the value when half-assed, (or worse: actually makes things worse if applied with less…

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Civilization: a stage of evolution that begins when a species first makes a pocket out of some kind of dough, stuffs it with…

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We don’t talk enough about takeover-at-the-top disruption patterns. The business disruption model of encroaching from the…

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If you were to get a cruise ship in good condition at bargain rates, with financing, and set up a no-profit-no-loss sustainable…

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A lot of apparent stupidity is actually smart people being maliciously lazy. It’s like selective amnesia but for reasoning. You…

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The rationalist heuristic to figure out root causes for problems is to ask “why?” 5 times. Do not use when feeling stupid. The…

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Meatspace is increasingly full of people doing insane shit driven by the invisible logic of conspiracy theories. At least with…

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