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II- From the idea that communism works only on a small scale (if it ever works)=> Taxation, as in Switzerland shoul…
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Great thread illuminating the FRACTAL LOCALISM project.

1) Communism works on a very small scale.

2) But the fli…
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Architecture-Ideology mapping

Greek revival = deep stateism
Slums+gold palaces= authoritarianism
Brutalism = socia…
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As in, predicting what foods a user will probably like.

I wonder what I'm missing.

I'd love a site that predicted…
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"Thiel used to insist at PayPal that every single person could only do exactly one thing. Every single…
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Being in your 20s is a privilege.

You can mess up a million times, and people will say, "He's young. Give him a ch…
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Great minds think alike.

“When values are clear, decisions are easy.”

— Jack Welch, Former GE CEO
(Considered on…
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The future of work on a daily basis in both my professional and personal life. 4 predictions for the future of work…
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Bully-proofing kids through martial arts
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Democracy Index
1 Norway
2 Iceland
6 Canada
8 Australia
13 Germany
14 UK
16 Mauritius
17 Malta
18 Uruguay

21 US (…
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You could. And you’d have been wrong. AT&T was broken up from a national monopoly to regional monopolies - hardly a…
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This is important!

Also because I'm an introvert, I can't see much value intro-ing people I don't vouch for. Feels…
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13 days ago
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This really gets my goat. People are too pig-headed to realize the seriousness, then they just try to weasel…
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14 days ago
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Journalists are muzzled in much of Southeast Asia.
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This is the strategy. The end goal is to tell others to kiss their A$$ without saying it
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I knew I would be with my wife forever when during a fight early in our marriage she said "we have different utilit…
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It’s not necessarily a bad thing to fight. But certain lines should not be crossed, and it’s important to repair. T…
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Buddhism: desire -> suffering.

Girard: mimetic desire -> reciprocal conflicts -> group suffering -> sacrifice of s…
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Leading producers of:

Chicken meat: Brazil
Beef meat: Brazil
Pork meat: China
Sheep meat: China
Goat meat: China
T…
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a live look at Tumblr HQ:
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“It is not illegal to be smarter than your counterparties in a swap transaction, nor is it improper to understand a…
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Not a fan of this tbh. I’m really surprised that you think it’s ok to pit airlines against each other wit…
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Avg US annual earnings by gender ($ adjusted to 2015)

1968-1982:
Men $51,575
Women $14,379

1983-1997:
Men $50,0…
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I had the opportunity to talk about Xinjiang with a group of Chinese students last week: the messaging is working w…
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This is amazing even by the propaganda standards of the Chinese Communist Party.
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🔥 → play, risk, adventure
💎 → sincerity & grit
🖊 → integrity & candor
🚀 → i…
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Most powerful cities in the world, 2018.

1. New York City
2. London
3. Paris
4. Tokyo
5. Singapore
6. Seoul
7. Ams…
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A few:

- brilliant clear thinker unafraid to be contrarian.

- for being insanely curio…
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Fun and pointless splits into three parts of equal population.
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Germany Split Into Three Areas of Equal Population
Fun and pointless splits into three parts of equal population.
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Worried about the impact of on brains? First worry about sports on brains. Fix that real problem then worry…
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I often wonder how Westerners and Levantines alike feel when it's mentioned that Beirut was once a…
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Insightful point, well known to folks in the industry but not yet those outside. Restaurants built for Uber Eats el…
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once you own the first mile AND the last mile, game changes. we’ll see more deliveries from commissaries than resta…
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Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and the new left in Congress have decided on their first big fight with establishment Demo…
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10/ Something that has high barriers to entry (e.g need to do 1 of below):

- Have the right relationships
- Be wi…
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Airbnb, Snap, Robinhood, Zillow and an array of other tech companies have all found their CFOs at Amazon, where fin…
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“If I was a kid, I’d be in tech. I’d be figuring out how to utilise the $500 billion worth of waste in the fashion…
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Minneapolis's plan to upzone virtually the entire city is likely to pass, meaning apartments would no longer be ban…
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21 days ago
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If you follow China and don't know what a "white glove" is, you don't know the game
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An example of why corrupt Chinese officials and businessmen use white gloves who have no children (debts/feuds are…
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Porn is bad for you if you BELIEVE it is.

Sex is bad for you if you BELIEVE it is.

A belief is just a thought you…
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Animated map compares the predictions with the actual path of Hurricane Irma. Good to look at old hurricanes to get…
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“What was it like working with Steve Jobs when he wanted to acquire Siri?”

“We met at his house, by the fire, and…
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I’m making a deliberate point to replace the word ‘credit’ with ‘debt’. It’s a subtle nuance but it’s somewhat psyc…
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Currency against US Dollar, past year.

Egypt: -1%
Japan: -1.9%
Canada: -3.3%
UK: -3.4%
S Korea: -3.5%
Australia: -…
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- freeways for 🚲, no traffic lights
- urban farming on rooftops
- windows doubling as solar panels (it ex…
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养别人家的儿子还是很幸福的☺️
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- Decommodification
- Leaving no trace
- Radical inclusion
- Radical self-reliance
- Radical self-expression
- Gif…
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我在上班 傻狗在我椅子下面睡着了……
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Your life is theirs to do as they see fit if they ever need it. You may live in Alabama, speak no Chinese, be third…
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my grandfather was born in Hong Kong and I've never been to China." I'd speak slower this time: "it doesn't matter.…
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ever a legal problem from getting drunk in public to being accused of something worse, China will think of you as a…
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At Chinese universities, it is entirely possible to have a paper published in a top ten journal and receive effect…
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How about murder?

Also, do you not want to talk about how anti-immigration laws didn’t exist in the United States…
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I really like this articulation of the sweet spot for writing/speaking/etc. I’d also add that if you had an experti…
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"The price-earnings multiple does not determine value; rather, it derives value. P/E analysis is not an analytic s…
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A Time to Fast - Marginal REVOLUTION
So many new startups are going to come out of this research. HT
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So many new startups are going to come out of this research. HT
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Just to be clear, Twitter is triggered by Bill Kristol saying "regime change" but believes caution is needed when…
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“Peaceful evolution?” The term the CCP was most afraid of in 1990s and 2000s but somehow gained the upper hand in t…
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🎶 No, no es amor/
Lo que tú sientes, se llama obsesión 🎶
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Drawing 15 principles for political clarity under opacity.
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(Can’t fail to repeat the great observation from the book Making Common Sense of Japan that this is not universal i…
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(A difference in expectations in American and Japanese cultures: Americans expect to be extremely specific about th…
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Feng shui was outlawed as a feudal superstition during the decade-long Cultural Revolution. More recently, it has b…
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The actual fear driving the attacks on my clothes, my checking account, my rent, isn’t that these folks are scared…
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My dad died when I was 18, my mom scrubbed toilets + drove drove schoolbuses, I bartended to help her, and still wo…
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To build this shortcut, I reverse-engineered the ‘Add to Home Screen’ feature of Workflow/Shortcuts and customized…
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I spent the past few weeks working on a shortcut to create custom Home screen icons on iOS.

Home Screen Icon Creat…
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Europe has stopped mattering on the great transformations of the future
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Sadly not getting a chance to really explore Singapore on this trip but my one impression from the car window is “W…
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Zuckerberg & Sandberg make tobacco executives look like Mr Rogers; an Android phone is the end your family tree — a…
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