AxisOfEasy Salon #17: Cognitive Conquest and Thinking the Unthinkable
Episode transcript now up for AoE Salon #16: Adam B. Levine and The No-Man’s Land Where Technology and Reality Intersect
Sorry, we're late in posting a couple of AoE Salon Transcripts: Here is #15: Toxic Tech Platforms and Disposable Social Media Stars
Taking my kid to a rather unique show for her first ever rock concert: #JulyTalk at the drive in. Right now.
Even Unicorns Get the Blues....
https://outofthecave.io/articles/even-unicorns-get-the-blues/ #uber #unicorns #CantillonEffect
Even Unicorns get the blues...
BREAKING: Uber CEO says company will likely shut down service in California after a San Fran. judge ordered Uber to treat their drivers as employees instead of independent contractors - KABC
I present: Marxism in one tweet.
If my rent money is paying for my landlord's mortgage, shouldn't I be part owner?
AxisOfEasy #157: Tik Tok banned, sold, unsold, unbanned, rebanned or something
My grandfather is missing. He’s 89 and has dementia. He left the house this morning and was seen getting on a bus on 147th street. He could be in Chicago or the suburbs. Please dm me with any information and pray for his safe return. #Chicago
We should fetishize gulags and re-education camps instead...
We shouldn’t fetishize mom and pops. They offer lower wages, skimpier benefits, and inferior labor protections. https://jacobinmag.com/2018/01/small-businesses-workers-wages
The Trump admin. will announce measures shortly against “a broad array” of Chinese-owned software deemed to pose national-security risks, according to @SecPompeo.
Tomorrow's @HiddenForcesPod is all about Pompeo's speech & America's New Cold War w/China.
AxisOfEasy Salon #15: Toxic Tech Platforms and Disposable Social Media Stars
Good riff on The Serenity Prayer...
A 70-year-old WSJ reader ends his emails with this autosignature:
God grant me the senility to forget the people I never liked, the good fortune to run into the ones that I do, and the eyesight to tell the difference.
Yep, when the media will not report accurately on the realities of who's dying, the fact that hospital systems are far from overrun, and the reality that most new "cases" in the Sunbelt are asymptomatic -
People are going to start looking for and believing conspiracy theories. https://twitter.com/kevinroose/status/1287906751069581318
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