Update on the situation, it's improved but I still need help: https://matildah.github.io/posts/2018-04-16-update.html
if you know of someone vaguely near Los Angeles who has a room they can rent to me, please let me know!
One of my theories of why amazon (and physical stores) work the way they do is that this inefficiency is a by-product of min-maxing toward foraging games that play off our internal drive to discover and play together.
Basically, the modern consumerist web is AB testing toward addiction norms and social foraging / gambling impulses.
Worse, I don't think they realize this is what they are doing. So they sit wondering why shopping carts are full, but never bought. We are justly lonely.
I have a a problem and I need help:
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