Notes, comments & musings

2021

On doing good vs fighting bad

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What if the best way to get to end all suffering is by getting the privileged to realize that there is infinite Good for everyone, see through silly games and thus make civilization much more effective at redistribution?

Sustainability and growth

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Our World in Data has created two great posts this year, highlighting how the often proposed dichotomy between economic growth & sustainability is false.

2020

Notes on “none of my business”

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A collection of unfiltered Sunday morning thoughts after a discussion with friends on a difficult relationship. Might make something out of this at a later stage.

Linguistic paradigms

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How to use language intelligently? Why to use language intelligently? I think most people should think more about our most valuable tool for coordination.

Against ambiguity

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[Epistemic status: mostly just personal preferences, need to think more about this]

2019

My favorite podcasts

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This list was compiled purely based on my personal enjoyment. Topics correlate strongly with current interests: epistemology, rationality, artificial intelligence, consciousness, sexuality, neuroscience, morality, and (the future of our) civilization.