unk, old friend

Unk, old friend – almost everything I know for sure has come from fighting the pain from my antenna, said…

if you imagine

If you imagine a time chart for what’s happened on the Earth, there’s been 4 billion years where there’s been…

civilization itself is

civilization itself is at a transitional premium mediocre state somewhere between industrial modernity in a shitty end-of-life phase, and digital…

ordinarily, politics and

Ordinarily, politics and economics influence each other with economics being more of a driver on politics than politics is on…

half computers that

Half the computers that exist at any point are worse than median (smaller or slower). Unix and C work fine…

rule of thumb,

rule of thumb, a company needs to triple its number of employees to double its productivity. Fred Brooks summarized this…

we can pay

We can pay dearly, in blood, treasure, and well-being, for experiments that aren’t done.

there is famous

There is a famous story about George Washington during the drafting the Constitution. It was suggested that a clause be…

stock market is

The stock market is now 35% passive and 65% terrified. The bond market is not far behind. Just 10% of…