Ep 63: Mental Resets as a ServiceListen now (9 min) | I've written a lot in the last year about mental and emotional resets. Long time readers may remember a post discussing sleep as a convenient emotional reset. I talked about changing who we spend time with as a way to reset parts of our personality.
Ep 62: Sometimes I forget my Friends are Normal TooListen now (4 min) | I have some friends who consistently impress me with their cheerfulness. I'm amazed that they are able to maintain a cheerful deme…
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Ep 61: Developing the Status EconomyListen now (8 min) | The great crash of 1929 was a disaster. But it wasn't really a humanitarian disaster. It was a status disaster. During the 6 years…
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Ep 60: The Benefits of DefeatismListen now (8 min) | I’m something of a defeatist. This might seem like a surprising statement. I like solving hard problems. I'll find creative soluti…
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Ep 59: Castle for a ZithernListen now (6 min) | If it wasn't obvious from the title, this post is about Chinese names for foreign cities. Recently I was with a friend traveling t…
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Ep 58: Control Theory and a Stable SocietyListen now (8 min) | In college, as a "roboticist" I had to study controls. Like, how to control a robotic arm electronically. Controls is an important…
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Ep 57: Digital NationalismListen now (4 min) | Imagine this super sweet product: A subscription service that makes it safer and easier than ever for you and your family to trave…
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Ep 56: The Joy of Being Inconsistent 2 (I changed my mind)Listen now (6 min) | Yesterday I published an essay on how being around other people forces me to tell a story about myself that I don't like. I, as a …
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