more abstractly, the idea of 'intelligence' as a single, dimensionless quantity that can be objectively measured is itself necessary reactionary. you cannot put people on a ladder from 'best' to 'worst' based on a standardised test and expect the result to be anything but phrenology
JUST IN: Internet voting tools— including blockchain apps—have fundamental issues, and are not safe for real elections, the AAAS, a multidisciplinary science group, told U.S. policy makers. My first piece for Coindesk.
Don't you ever think that open source software activism is not a "real world" issue
"Hospitals Need to Repair Ventilators. Manufacturers Are Making That Impossible"
Actually, arguments in favour of "economy of form" which demand that media such as albums, films, books not "waste the audience's time" buys into the commodification of every aspect of existence by capitalism. Art should not subscribe to this commodification: it should resist it. So fill your novels with as many digressions, your movies with as many lingering shots and unnecessary scenes, your albums with as much filler as you feel like doing. I will be happy to waste that time with you.
COVID-19, US Politics
We have a very cool and normal healthcare system
US Politics I Guess?
I never would have guessed the apocalypse would be shepherded in by a total dingus
A guy came back from the dead and now I eat him. Once rented a hamster. High-fived a whale. Mr. Hooper is my hero. #zhaif4laif
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