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ribbonfarm – constructions in magical thinking

  • By Venkatesh Rao, et al.
  • Based in United States of America
  • Roughly one post per week
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Month starting Posts
Feb 2022 2
Mar 2022 1
Apr 2022 2
May 2022 3
Jun 2022 2
Jul 2022 3
Aug 2022 2
Sep 2022 4
Oct 2022 0
Nov 2022 2
Dec 2022 2
Jan 2023 1
Feb 2023 0
Mar 2023 4
Apr 2023 2
May 2023 1
Jun 2023 1
Jul 2023 2
Aug 2023 0
Sep 2023 1
Oct 2023 1
Nov 2023 2
Dec 2023 2
Jan 2024 8
Feb 2024 10
Mar 2024 7
Apr 2024 5
May 2024 5

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Most recent posts

Arbitrariness Costs
I’ve long held that civilization is the process of turning the incomprehensible into the arbitrary. The incomprehensible can be scary but the arbitrary tends to be merely exhausting. Unless the stakes are high, such as …
On , by Venkatesh Rao, 58 words
Decision Brownouts
In thinking about decision-making under stress, most people focus on fight-or-flight responses. Both fighting and fleeing are obvious courses of action that inherit a clear sense of direction from the characteristics of the threat itself, …
On , by Venkatesh Rao, 58 words
News from the Universe
I did not expect to see auroras in the Seattle area. Or ever in my life without a special bucket-list effort I had no particular intention of making. Though now I might. It feels a …
On , by Venkatesh Rao, 60 words