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Sources of Organization (1) 2021/03/02 Anonymous I liked this and it helped (and is helping) me. I've shared it with some people that I think it could help, too.
curi's Microblogging (151) 2021/03/01 Anonymous #20068 Good quote by Allred from [that article](https://www.thepullrequest.com/p/the-american-dream-as-a-service): > There are no welders in Congress. If there were, we would have Title IV for trucking school. Why can’t you get a Pell grant to be
Open Discussion (2021) (77) 2021/03/01 Anonymous Gab hacked
What To Read (100) 2021/02/28 Anonymous Source for Carmack quote: https://slashdot.org/story/99/10/15/1012230/john-carmack-answers
FI Learning Basecamp (2) 2021/02/28 curi The Basecamp is probably your last chance to get some free, personalized attention (from me) to help you learn. When my new site is ready, I plan to move to paid memberships (with some curated, free stuff by me to read/watch but it'll be members-only
Politics Discussion (448) 2021/02/28 oh my god it's turpentine https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NMDZcbkgpJA A video about a bitcoin scam called Quadriga CX.
Deplatforming and Fraud (455) 2021/02/27 curi https://www.courthousenews.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Damore-Google-COMPLAINT.pdf > On August 26, 2016, Curtis Yarvin, a well-known conservative blogger who has reportedly advised Steve Bannon, Peter Thiel, and other members of the Trump admini
Alisa Discussion (267) 2021/02/26 curi #20056 > I think success on both of those tests would indicate that I'm good enough at writing and reading individual basic hiragana to move on. Note: Moving on isn't binary. I think the concept you want is "be done with". You can do some furth
Open Discussion: Economics (222) 2021/02/25 curi #20043 I've seen several things about this. I think it's bad but I don't know the degree of badness. Should I be making any changes to my life because of it? Major changes?
Gaming Discussion (52) 2021/02/25 curi https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DLBEGNLU9PM Has anyone played Valheim? If so, thoughts? Like it? Problems?
internetrules Microblogging (61) 2021/02/17 internetrules Time Will Run Back
New Community Website Project (60) 2021/02/16 curi The new Basecamp ( [join here](https://3.basecamp.com/4983193/join/KEHzLZV59MYT) ) is for self-directed learning with some tips and tools. I want the new community website to require less self-direction. I want to take the lead more and make it eas
Max Microblogging (265) 2021/02/13 trying to be helpful > #19985 > I think your msg is saying that, even if I have posted about this problem and mb recognise it a bit, that it's a bigger problem than I realise and has bigger impacts than I realise, even still. Also that if I want to get better at learn
New Community Website: Features and Tech (218) 2021/02/13 curi todo lists (that u can check off) and calendar stuff (e.g. notify at certain time, or recurring events like being asked a question on a schedule) are possible features.
Anne Discussion (73) 2021/02/13 Anne B SICP Project
Letter to Jordan Peterson on Antidepressants and Rational Discussion (15) 2021/02/12 internetrules > They tell you to seek help - but contact with hospitals increases suicide risk by 100%. i have not looked into this at all, but i feel like that might be correlation or something. im gonna make an example: lets say there are 2 groups of suicid
New Community Website: Marketing (37) 2021/02/11 curi What people ask for is not what they actually want. Great, simple list of examples from Jonathan Stark: https://jonathanstark.com/daily/20210211-2100-what-they-want-you-to-do-is-not-what-they-want
Focusing Your Attention Discussion (4) 2021/02/09 Max I am curious why this thread doesn't have many posts. Do other ppl think they don't have a problem with the tension in OP? Are they unsure or don't think they can contribute for some reason? It seems like an important and worthwhile problem to focu
Should I Facecam? (12) 2021/02/08 Max For ppl who haven't done makeup, I [talk a bit today about social pressuring around women and makeup](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oUSntHWKExw&list=PLyqNe7EpSQmlGHB81-hzp-DZTFjVFVmWk&index=7&t=596) and particularly how it interacts with going on we
Ray Girn, The Self Made Child: Maria Montessori's Philosophy of Education (21) 2021/02/04 Anonymous #19852 Thx. #4288 > nowadays these are interpreted as the child having special needs Even worse (being attacked for one’s values): AFAIK if a child is being rational (eg using sound reason and arguments) at a fairly early age, often that c
The CCP Coronavirus (374) 2021/02/03 curi #19844 The article says this issue has been known for years: > Although that nuts-and-bolts stage [like "fill and finish", like bottling] receives less attention than vaccine development, it has been identified for years as a constraint on vaccine
Learning Updates Thread (36) 2021/02/02 curi #19840 :)
Alan Discussion (48) 2021/02/01 Alan A blog with some discussion of Szasz that has some good content, like this discussion of whether Szasz is a Cartesian dualist: https://anthonystadlen.blogspot.com/p/szasz-and-unreliable-reader-1-when-is.html
Open Thread: Diet and Exercise (105) 2021/02/01 Anne B Article about saturated fat and health
Speed Reading Is a Core Life Skill (34) 2021/01/25 Anonymous #19758 I realize that you are talking only about how you *feel*, not how it *is*, but I have to say that Elliot's #19743 didn't read at all to me as trying to say that you shouldn't be doing something. It was more basically saying that Elliot has only

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I liked this and it helped (and is helping) me. I've shared it with some people that I think it could help, too. Anonymous Sources of Organization 2021/03/02
#20068 Good quote by Allred from [that article](https://www.thepullrequest.com/p/the-american-dream-as-a-service): > There are no welders in Congress. If there were, we would have Title IV for trucking school. Why can’t you get a Pell grant to be Anonymous curi's Microblogging 2021/03/01
Gab hacked Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/03/01
I noticed recently that some of my Walmart deliveries have started coming from the local Walmart in bags instead of shipped in a box. When they come like this, they generally come faster than the initial estimated shipping time. The faster delivery Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/03/01
A significant part of our society is getting really openly hostile to discussion. https://www.tiktok.com/@filmcooper/video/6926621545364278534 A million likes for a guy saying he isn't running for office so he shouldn't need any reasons for his curi curi's Microblogging 2021/03/01
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DZ-opI-jghs DD video. oh my god it's turpentine Open Discussion (2021) 2021/03/01
https://www.thepullrequest.com/p/the-american-dream-as-a-service interesting article on lambda school, including how it helps people with social class differences so they can get coding jobs better curi curi's Microblogging 2021/03/01
https://twitter.com/jackposobiec/status/1366396186257731589 > BREAKING: Trump confirms he requested 10,000 National Guard troops for Jan 6 to defend the city. Says Capitol officials under Pelosi refused. I saw this before brought up by a congres curi curi's Microblogging 2021/03/01
Source for Carmack quote: https://slashdot.org/story/99/10/15/1012230/john-carmack-answers Anonymous What To Read 2021/02/28
A Deepness in the Sky Anonymous What To Read 2021/02/28
Nice article on reverse engineering a bit of GTA5 code and fixing two lines that were causes 7min load times when it should have been 2min. somehow GTA makes tons of money but the makers never bothered to fix a lot of their players having 5+ min lo curi curi's Microblogging 2021/02/28
The Basecamp is probably your last chance to get some free, personalized attention (from me) to help you learn. When my new site is ready, I plan to move to paid memberships (with some curated, free stuff by me to read/watch but it'll be members-only curi FI Learning Basecamp 2021/02/28
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NMDZcbkgpJA A video about a bitcoin scam called Quadriga CX. oh my god it's turpentine Politics Discussion 2021/02/28
https://ki.infil.net/w02-netcode-p5.html Great explanation of how "rollback netcode" makes online play in fighting games like SSBM feel almost like you are playing your opponent locally on the same console. (This review is for everything up to "the Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/27
https://www.courthousenews.com/wp-content/uploads/2018/01/Damore-Google-COMPLAINT.pdf > On August 26, 2016, Curtis Yarvin, a well-known conservative blogger who has reportedly advised Steve Bannon, Peter Thiel, and other members of the Trump admini curi Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/02/27
https://twitter.com/webdevMason/status/1365426190035550210 A man has threatened to murder, torture and rape a woman and has spied on her. The government claims he's mentally ill so they won't lock him up. oh my god it's turpentine Politics Discussion 2021/02/26
#20056 > I think success on both of those tests would indicate that I'm good enough at writing and reading individual basic hiragana to move on. Note: Moving on isn't binary. I think the concept you want is "be done with". You can do some furth curi Alisa Discussion 2021/02/26
#20056 I wrote: > Title: Speedrunning applied to writing and reading basic hirigana > Note: in previous posts on this page, I misspelled hiragana as "hirigana" Oops – I also misspelled it in the title of that very post. I noticed the misspe Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/02/26
Speedrunning applied to writing and reading basic hirigana Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/02/26
#72 Do you have criticism of https://graymirror.substack.com/p/1-a-general-theory-of-collaboration ? curi Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/26
Lauren Southern criticizes fact-checkers https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=K59IcC2lWho&feature=youtu.be Anonymous Politics Discussion 2021/02/26
> (Also consider disengaging from politics.) Yarvin agrees with you about disengaging. He talks about it at length. It's a major topic in his work :) https://graymirror.substack.com/p/1-a-general-theory-of-collaboration https://graymirror.sub Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/26
You guys have any criticisms of Yarvin? He's majorly flawed. I want to discourage anyone from being an uncritical or only mildly critical fan of him. Put some serious thought into his flaws and your disagreements with him if you keep reading him. ( curi Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/26
#69 Thanks for the tip. I subscribed. I like this quote from https://graymirror.substack.com/p/the-journalist-rationalist-showdown : > lying is much harder than it seems; every lie you tell creates a surface area of mendacity that you have to perma Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/26
Curtis Yarvin - Gray Mirror Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/25
#67 Creators who use YouTube and pay any attention know that YouTube has an aggressive censoring algorithm, particularly for comments or chat messages containing links. I've run into problems with it repeatedly. I think anyone who actually wants to curi Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/25
#63 I posted that link (and some additional) in the comments on Yaron's video but my comment got removed. At least it is not visible to me. I then posted a comment asking about the removed comment. I can not see that comment either. If Yaron and / o Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/25
#61 Earth Class Mail can also [deposit checks for you](https://help.earthclassmail.com/hc/en-us/articles/115010713127-Set-Up-A-Check-Deposit-Account)! For my type of account, unless I want to pay an extra flat monthly fee, each check deposit would cos Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/25
#20043 I've seen several things about this. I think it's bad but I don't know the degree of badness. Should I be making any changes to my life because of it? Major changes? curi Open Discussion: Economics 2021/02/25
NYT opinion: ignore sources that Wikipedia trashes Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/25
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MTPj9VlNzQ0 James Randi says he made some rules restricting applying for his million dollar prize paranormal powers prize you had to have some media coverage somewhere somewhat recognizable and at least one academ curi curi's Microblogging 2021/02/25
> Fast-forward to February 2020. Since then, the quantity of money in the U.S. economy, measured by M2, has increased by an astonishing $4 trillion. That’s a one-year increase of 26%—the largest annual percentage increase since 1943. from: http Anonymous Open Discussion: Economics 2021/02/25
Most people are less of an Internet Person than they present themselves as when communicating online. This causes trouble when they fail to integrate internet-based learning like FI into their lives and they're hiding and misleading re lots of the cau curi curi's Microblogging 2021/02/25
China Uncensored: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Qqqj_zHJQZo > Trudeau Won’t Admit China Is Committing Genocide curi Politics Discussion 2021/02/25
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DLBEGNLU9PM Has anyone played Valheim? If so, thoughts? Like it? Problems? curi Gaming Discussion 2021/02/25
Sowell on slavery: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6nuVhEdAgOY curi curi's Microblogging 2021/02/25
#20037 The tiktok video description, minus hashtags, is: > Basics are everything and repeating something the dog doesn’t understand 47x doesn’t help It's a short video (like everything on tiktok). Watch it if you care about what I'm saying. curi curi's Microblogging 2021/02/25
https://www.tiktok.com/@betadogtraining/video/6921808974442499334 Dog trainer reports: - 7/10 clients, on first contact seeking her help, think they're already great at the basics. They want to jump straight into their idea of some more advanced curi curi's Microblogging 2021/02/25
#62 I responded to Brook's video with a YouTube comment linking to Sunny's criticism from #63 Loading the page now, my comment isn't there. From memory, the text I wrote was something like "You have received criticism [link]". A hint about wh curi Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/25
*National Students for Justice in Palestine* now openly hates the US and Canada too: https://canarymission.org/campaign/NSJP2019 > National SJP now holds three key positions: > 1. Israel must be destroyed. > 2. The U.S. & Canada should not curi Politics Discussion 2021/02/25
https://twitter.com/paulg/status/1364906114521956353 [image] Interesting claim. Makes sense historically that most books would have just had a little text on the cover when book publishing was newer. curi curi's Microblogging 2021/02/25
#62 Here's an example of criticism Brook received: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=995Riq8JdUo curi Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/25
https://jonathanturley.org/2021/02/25/st-josephs-university-professor-suspended-for-criticism-of-reparations-on-social-media/ Universities are okay with professors who support a lefty who stalked and murdered a right wing protester, but not with pr oh my god it's turpentine Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/02/25
Yaron Brook claims that he values rational criticism but that nobody is criticising him. > I value criticism > nobody criticises me Starts at about 1:43:32 https://youtu.be/77K28gygAJQ?t=6212 Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/25
Earth Class Mail Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/24
Tim Pool: [Project Veritas Video Leak PROVES Tech Execs Plan Censoring Conservatives, Even Threaten Republicans](https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yD2ljQfKWaI) curi Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/02/24
#56 The review of "I care a lot" is largely accurate about its merit as a film. It's technically well shot and acted but the main character is evil, has no good qualities of any kind and her motivations aren't explained. The mental health system is us oh my god it's turpentine Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/24
Thunderf00t debunkd SpaceX and Elon Musk. The biggest topic covered is whether SpaceX can put stuff in orbit for way cheaper than others. They claim to but can't. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4TxkE_oYrjU part 2 https://www.youtube.com/watc curi curi's Microblogging 2021/02/24
#58 One paper claims to contradict the other. If that claim is false, then the paper that made the claim has an error (the claim itself). If the claim is true, then at least one of the two papers contains an error, because two sets of statements that Alisa Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/23
#57 You haven't shown that either. What error? Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/23
#55 True. The point of my post should have been, not that the papers contradict each other, because I didn't address that issue, but that at least one of the papers contains an error. Alisa Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/23
I've been posting stuff about how to learn. Join up if you want to do something to learn. curi FI Learning Basecamp 2021/02/23
Bismuth spends 6 hours per 1 minute of video produced! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ITdFiq6cDZY [image] curi curi's Microblogging 2021/02/23
#20020 :(((((( curi Politics Discussion 2021/02/23
https://opensourcedefense.substack.com/p/osd-105-the-atf-is-giving-out-machine The ATF has just retroactively made people who bought a T36 gun, which it approved for sale two years ago, into criminals. oh my god it's turpentine Politics Discussion 2021/02/22
Has anyone that is familiar with Szasz seen the movie "I care a lot"? Seems to, at least partially, show how psychiatry takes away ppls liberty. UEG's review (I have not seen the movie nor had I heard about the movie before I started watching UEG's Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/22
#54 you haven't mentioned or quoted what the contradiction is, or claimed to have checked in any way that they actually contradict. Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/22
Summary: Two papers in a prestigious math journal contradict each other. Both are over 10 years old, and no erratum was ever published for either paper. Kevin Buzzard, [Formalising mathematics: an introduction.](https://xenaproject.wordpress.com/20 Alisa Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/22
I'm concerned about USD monetary inflation. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NOOZeQ_tNgk curi curi's Microblogging 2021/02/22
https://yournews.com/2021/02/19/2033550/joe-bidens-dept-of-energy-blocked-texas-from-increasing-power/ The US government's department of energy stopped the government of Texas from taking measures to prevent power cuts, because allowing people enou oh my god it's turpentine Politics Discussion 2021/02/22
USPS (US post office) informed delivery is good. They send you email notifications, with images of the mail you'll get, the morning it will come. They will also send info about package deliveries, sometimes further in advance. Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/22
#19990 More about the Jan 6 mob beating a police officer to death with a fire extinguisher *being a media lie*: https://greenwald.substack.com/p/the-false-and-exaggerated-claims curi Politics Discussion 2021/02/21
#20010 I realized that, for most projects, I have a goal above and beyond putting in some minimum daily amount of time. For SMB1, for example, I’m trying to get to a specific time in my best speedrun. For Capitalism, I’m trying to read the 1st cha Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/02/21
#20009 I think I almost always stop freewriting when the 5 minute timer on my watch finishes. I finish up the sentence I'm on, usually. I don't know much about "flow state[s]". If I had something I wanted to finish writing about I might do that, b Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/02/20
#20007 5min on every single freewrite is suspicious. not sure what's going on there. do you never get into a thought you wanna finish writing about? no flow state? no finishing something up? curi Alisa Discussion 2021/02/20
#20007 cool. share this or a link to it on FI Learning Basecamp? curi Alisa Discussion 2021/02/20
Daily project spreadsheet Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/02/20
A reasonably interesting pov someone shared about how they became an anti-open-debate leftist: https://twitter.com/17cShyteposter/status/1362264300795006977 curi curi's Microblogging 2021/02/19
#20004 Deliberately firing a gun into the air is dumb and criminal. That bullet will come down somewhere, possibly killing or injuring someone innocent. However, assault is probably not the right charge for such an act. Reckless endangerment (possi Andy Dufresne Politics Discussion 2021/02/19
https://www.zerohedge.com/political/oakland-chinatown-shop-owner-arrested-after-firing-shots-thwart-robbery > Only in a liberal-run state like California will a store owner get jailed for intervening in a robbery outside his shop. It's backasswards curi Politics Discussion 2021/02/19
In today's "Forward Observer" (non-free email list), Samuel Culper writes: > Through institutional soft power, white supremacy is becoming synonymous with capitalism, Christianity, and all the other traditional aspects of American society declared Anonymous Politics Discussion 2021/02/19
#51 Do you have a criticism of Gad Saad? oh my god it's turpentine Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/18
#49 no but your standards are very low so you might like him Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/17
Time Will Run Back internetrules internetrules Microblogging 2021/02/17
Chrissy Clark, [Oregon Dept. of Education: Asking Students To ‘Show Their Work’ In Math Class Is A Form Of White Supremacy](https://www.dailywire.com/news/asking-students-to-show-their-work-in-math-class-is-a-form-of-white-supremacy), DailyWire.co Anonymous Politics Discussion 2021/02/17
#19997 ya and if u start with posting easy things then the hard part can be doing a post, and u don't have to worry about the content much, so there are fewer hard parts. curi internetrules Microblogging 2021/02/17
posting easy things internetrules internetrules Microblogging 2021/02/17
Japanese project update Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/02/16
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SxMc2GoP33c this guy is really good at WoW. has a lot of vids soloing hard stuff with mages. in this one he does open world solo aoe farming to level 60 with zero deaths in 72h of gameplay. 72h is condensed to a 1.5h vi curi Gaming Discussion 2021/02/16
The new Basecamp ( [join here](https://3.basecamp.com/4983193/join/KEHzLZV59MYT) ) is for self-directed learning with some tips and tools. I want the new community website to require less self-direction. I want to take the lead more and make it eas curi New Community Website Project 2021/02/16
#19983 I posted more on Basecamp today. I talked about the benefits and downsides of sharing online. curi curi's Microblogging 2021/02/16
omg i hadn't seen unbuffered manual super swims before. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=MZ7qUswMsPA nice video about some of the hardest speedrunning tricks. curi Gaming Discussion 2021/02/15
#19962 The NYT has partially retracted the Sicknick story that I claimed involved NYT lying: https://amgreatness.com/2021/02/14/the-new-york-times-retracts-the-sicknick-story/ The NYT posted this update, essentially admitting they may have been curi Politics Discussion 2021/02/15
#63 Basecamp doesn't support markdown and doesn't have a good ways to import or export writing. Those are my biggest concerns. Basecamp also doesn't do public permalinks. People have to join to read anything. If those things concern you for a parti curi New Community Website Project 2021/02/15
The new website is gonna take a while. I decided to try using Basecamp in the meantime: https://3.basecamp.com/4983193/join/KEHzLZV59MYT I think it's a lot better than Discord and I have been unable to get ppl to just use curi.us. I still prefer curi New Community Website Project 2021/02/15
> #19985 > I think your msg is saying that, even if I have posted about this problem and mb recognise it a bit, that it's a bigger problem than I realise and has bigger impacts than I realise, even still. Also that if I want to get better at learn trying to be helpful Max Microblogging 2021/02/13
re: 19985 by 'trying to be helpful' Max Max Microblogging 2021/02/13
> #19927 > ** --- (the rest of this post is some free-writing / reflection / notes) --- ** > This is mb also related to an attitude I have towards learning, where I like think it's better or more valuable to explore things on my own than bootst trying to be helpful Max Microblogging 2021/02/13
todo lists (that u can check off) and calendar stuff (e.g. notify at certain time, or recurring events like being asked a question on a schedule) are possible features. curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/02/13
i made an FI Learning basecamp project: https://3.basecamp.com/4983193/join/KEHzLZV59MYT i think it’s worth a try, esp b4 new website is made. curi curi's Microblogging 2021/02/13
#61 maybe start with just paywall, plus track mobile posting internally, then consider more screening if there's a problem. that has some issues, e.g. some bad cultural norms could get started and might have to give out refunds and alienate some ppl i curi New Community Website Project 2021/02/13
People often don't say their goals. I see this all the time when they ask stuff at FI. https://jonathanstark.com/daily/20210213-0151-where-to curi curi's Microblogging 2021/02/13
SICP Project Anne B Anne Discussion 2021/02/13
GitHub Website Anne B Anne Discussion 2021/02/13
#19971 >> Can you explain more about how “excess capacity and how it relates to constraints” helps us understand “that we can still 'know' things even if there are problems and ultimately all ideas will be refuted by ever-better ideas”? Th Anne B Max Microblogging 2021/02/13
https://blog.thinkst.com/2021/02/on-solarwinds-supply-chains-and_12.html Explains the solarwinds hack briefly. Anonymous Open Discussion (2021) 2021/02/13
https://jacobian.org/2021/feb/10/interview-questions-dei/ How to ask a job interview question about “Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion” and some tips for grading the candidate’s answer. Awful. Anonymous Politics Discussion 2021/02/13
I recorded a video of the SMM2 level for anyone who is curious but doesn't have SMM2: https://s3.wasabisys.com/xert/2021-02-13_22-44-18.mp4 I recorded it with a capture card but didn't use HDMI throughput so there was a bit of input latency; it's n Max Max Microblogging 2021/02/13
SMM2 afternoon project success Max Max Microblogging 2021/02/13
Idea to filter out bad people: block posting from phones. Less harsh idea: put a small label or color on posts from phones, and allow filtering them out. On average, phone users are lower quality and dual-use people write worse stuff when on pho curi New Community Website Project 2021/02/13
afternoon project - SMM2 level Max Max Microblogging 2021/02/12
#19960 > Can you explain more about how “excess capacity and how it relates to constraints” helps us understand “that we can still 'know' things even if there are problems and ultimately all ideas will be refuted by ever-better ideas”? Tha Max Max Microblogging 2021/02/12
kb layout + accidental post -- postmortem Max Max Microblogging 2021/02/12
re: Makeup Mastery? Max Max Microblogging 2021/02/12
#19946 One other thing I noticed. In the [Miami Herald](https://www.miamiherald.com/news/local/community/miami-dade/article1984560.html) article, the reporter claims Randi *showed* him the page he stopped on: > I arbitrarily chose a couple of book Alisa internetrules Microblogging 2021/02/12
#19946 I wrote: >> One part of the trick I still haven't figured out is this: what if the book actually has more than one uncommon word in the top line? This actually seems to be the case with the top line of page 91 in Edward Cayce's *Story of Jes Alisa internetrules Microblogging 2021/02/12
> They tell you to seek help - but contact with hospitals increases suicide risk by 100%. i have not looked into this at all, but i feel like that might be correlation or something. im gonna make an example: lets say there are 2 groups of suicid internetrules Letter to Jordan Peterson on Antidepressants and Rational Discussion 2021/02/12
#19964 You don't have good examples of what success looks for to compare your project to. There's a huge gap from the makeup project to your most similar projects that are clear, confident, decisive, unambiguous successes. And these are not new thi curi Max Microblogging 2021/02/12
#19963 Where are the 5+ successful past projects at 90% of the size, complexity and difficulty of the makeup project? And at 80%, and 70%, and 60%, etc., all the way back incrementally to simple projects like crawling to a location as a baby. curi Max Microblogging 2021/02/12
Makeup Mastery? curi Max Microblogging 2021/02/12
The New York Times lies more than you think they do: https://www.revolver.news/2021/02/maga-blood-libel-why-are-they-hiding-the-medical-report/ via a thread: https://twitter.com/ggreenwald/status/1359865412863819779 Democrat impeachers lie curi Politics Discussion 2021/02/12
#19955 Correction: > 〈a onclick="quote(3)"〉reply〈/a〉 That should be: > 〈a onclick="quote(3)"〉quote〈/a〉 Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/02/12
#19954 > Goldratt has a lot of good ideas in his books, and concepts like 'excess capacity and how it relates to constraints' helps us understand the core of falliblism: that we can still 'know' things even if there are problems and ultimately all Anne B Max Microblogging 2021/02/12
In #19934, Max wrote: > [In #19795, Alisa wrote:] >> We could discuss in the abstract what the best way to get to sub 5 minutes [in SMB1] is. I think I would argue that in a lot of cases, the way I'm doing it is actually one of the better approa Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/02/12
#19934 Max wrote: > [PangaeaPanga has some interesting discussion of his speedrunning learning strats at 17:54 in one of his latest vids.](https://youtu.be/wz-RMhxX77c?t=1072) > YT's transcript (slightly touched up) >> the way i do this is we Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/02/12
#19956 Correction: Max wrote that in #19934, not #19793. Copy/paste fail. Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/02/12
#19793 Max wrote: > Did you get any feedback about [the frame numbers in your speedrun videos] from the verifiers? No, not directly. However, my run that I submitted with frame numbers was verified in a few days, whereas previous runs took over Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/02/12
Proposal for curi.us reply/quote js Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/02/12
a small contribution to (the discussion/work that is) CF's integration Max Max Microblogging 2021/02/12
right/consistent/fast <-> eureka/chewing/integration Max Max Microblogging 2021/02/12
#19944 I want to think about what I should say before I reply fully. I agree that I was defensive. I think some of my greatfulness was genuine, even tho I was a bit defensive. There's a conflict/tension there tho I'm not fully sure of the detiails yet Max Max Microblogging 2021/02/11
finished *it's not luck* Max Max Microblogging 2021/02/11
Project Veritas has been permanently suspended from Twitter https://thehill.com/policy/technology/538507-twitter-permanently-suspends-right-wing-project-veritas-group Anonymous Deplatforming and Fraud 2021/02/11
What people ask for is not what they actually want. Great, simple list of examples from Jonathan Stark: https://jonathanstark.com/daily/20210211-2100-what-they-want-you-to-do-is-not-what-they-want curi New Community Website: Marketing 2021/02/11
#19946 Correction: the link to the top line of page 91 in Edward Cayce's *Story of Jesus* was missing a trailing "j". It should actually be this: https://imgur.com/a/9WBUjDj Alisa internetrules Microblogging 2021/02/11
James Randi's book test Alisa internetrules Microblogging 2021/02/11
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#19926 > I specifically ask for help on this issue. I don't know if you're intending to be helpful or not yes, I was trying to be helpful. I wouldn't have bothered commenting if I wasn't trying to be helpful. Your response was long and deta a girl anon Max Microblogging 2021/02/11
patio11 on sales curi New Community Website: Marketing 2021/02/11
[Ruby on Rails Creator Takes on JavaScript Frameworks with Hotwire](https://thenewstack.io/ruby-on-rails-creator-takes-on-javascript-frameworks-with-hotwire/) curi New Community Website: Features and Tech 2021/02/11
no vlog update today Max Max Microblogging 2021/02/11
#19937 > Bridget Thorne ... was fired on Dec 16 Source: https://baltimorepostexaminer.com/bridget-thorne-election-whistleblower-terminated/2020/12/16 RobertBarnesFan Politics Discussion 2021/02/10
#19938 using the military in civilian life more and involving them with transfer of democratic power is extremely dangerous and rationalist. look into some military dictatorships and coups, and problems other countries have had. Anonymous Politics Discussion 2021/02/10
My idea to improve U.S. election integrity RobertBarnesFan Politics Discussion 2021/02/10
Georgia Senate Election Fraud Hearing (Dec 3, 2020) RobertBarnesFan Politics Discussion 2021/02/10
Nevada Judge Hears Voter Fraud Evidence (Dec 3, 2020) RobertBarnesFan Politics Discussion 2021/02/10
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#19793 > Ok. I edited the video link for my 5m 20s run on speedrun.com to point to the version with frame numbers. Did you get any feedback about that from the verifiers? I'm curious if they agreed with me. I guess they didn't say anything about Max Alisa Discussion 2021/02/10
> In #19919, Max replied to my comment, asking: >> Why don't you ust have an `onclick` function for the 'reply' and 'quote' links that fills in the textbox, and use the existing `<a>` tags to href to `#comment-box`? > IIUC, that's the same th Max Alisa Discussion 2021/02/10
#19927 > Even if it made sense to spend $1200 and to prioritize saving your time, it could still be an error to have spent $1200 *in the way you did*. I'm not saying it was - just that this is a possibility to consider. For example, maybe you shou Max Max Microblogging 2021/02/10
In #19917, I quoted curi as saying: >>> for each comment, to make the 2 links* >>> u link to # and then do an onclick attribute iirc >>> well actually i’ll link to #comment-box or whatever i called it so it scrolls u down After quoting curi Alisa Alisa Discussion 2021/02/10
David Horowitz [tweets](https://twitter.com/horowitz39/status/1359595511557152769): > Here's how stupid Republicans are. https://dailycaller.com/2021/02/10/kevin-cramer-donald-trump-stephanie-ruhle-hallie-jackson-impeachment-trial/ > The actual curi Politics Discussion 2021/02/10
#19923 > One thing I have changed my mind on is: I think it's harder for women to be exposed to better political ideas b/c AFAIK the media that covers alternative PoVs doesn't cover stuff like makeup. Interesting point. I don’t read any of Anne B What To Read 2021/02/10
#19891 I’m interested in background assumption ideas and how they get woven into something like a novel in a way that people like me don’t notice. When I first read your comment I couldn’t think of any political ideas in *Such a Fun Age*. Af Anne B What To Read 2021/02/10
#19926 > #19925 Thank you! >> It would have made more sense to research first before spending a lot of money. > Yes. There are two things that I think are important here: > 1. My surprise at how expensive it was is, I think, a worthwhile t Anonymous Max Microblogging 2021/02/10
#19925 Thank you! > It would have made more sense to research first before spending a lot of money. Yes. There are two things that I think are important here: 1. My surprise at how expensive it was is, I think, a worthwhile thing to learn (an Max Max Microblogging 2021/02/10
You spent a lot of money on make-up without researching it first. Over $1200. Enough that you have to make lifestyle changes this month. Then you found out later that you made some bad purchases. E.g., in vlog 9 you said Mecca matched your foundation a girl anon Max Microblogging 2021/02/10
makeup vlog 9 Max Max Microblogging 2021/02/10
#19891 > Did you have any criticism of the book's ideas or did you even notice it was sharing political ideas? I think you mean political ideas other than second-handedness, but Anne did mention: > some of the characters in the book are even Max What To Read 2021/02/10
Someone I know is studying some CF stuff. They made a comment about being more confident in their decisions b/c of thinking-methods stuff. I replied with the following and I wanted to post it here b/c I think it helped me learn/clarify some CF stuff t Max Max Microblogging 2021/02/09