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Hebbian History

memeengine replied to your post: Or can the influence of any ancestor ever fade down to zero? (Or, well… to arbitrarily small size?) An AR[1] process can go arbitrarily ↓0 as time↑∞. But in real life the sins of the fathers … Continue reading

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Even if science is hellish on the scientists, isn’t it important for society? Perhaps. But likely not. Science merely offers power — the use of that power for good or evil is out of the hands of scientists. And as … Continue reading

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Manipulative

Why do people publicly admit to reading Robert Greene’s books? That’s like saying “Hi, I’m manipulative and power-hungry. Want to work together?” Several times I have googled people who publicly admit (e.g. on a blog) that they like one or … Continue reading

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