Writer. Working on a book. Adrian802@gmail.com
I have learned that this is a Joe Biden proposal, which makes me regret shooting so low. (I am congenitally moderate.) Actually, dismantle capitalism.
Everyone talks about Jeremy Bentham's weird prison. But the Panopticon chapter starts out with a really fascinating section on plague-fighting measures in the end of the seventeenth century.
it is sad to me that the idea of alternative social media has become totally monoplized by reactionary free speech warriors (ie gab) while liberals and leftists continue to delude themselves into thinking we can beg or bully Big Tech into doing better.
"It is very unhappy, but too late to be helped, the discovery we have made, that we exist." Ralph Waldo Emerson just fucked me up.
Ok, I think it's time for a Twitter break. While I'm gone I aim to send out a newsletter more frequently than never: Later✌️
Someone needs to invent Zoomroulette, where you can click a button and drop into a random business meeting, university class, or friend hangout.
In case you missed it, my 2015 story on the Internet Research Agency, just indicted by Mueller