(Open thread + links (delayed))
Given recent disruption, probably especially patchy. (Chaos Patches might be moving to Tuesday’s regularly for a while, coincidentally.)
The death of exit. The Pope of Moldbuggian ‘orthodoxy’. The Hoppean road. A fake civilization. The church cannot lead. WeSearchr (repeated). The weekly round (in doom), and outliers.
“This is an insanely difficult perspective to adopt …” Ascended Economy (1, 2), and very related.
Return of the tribe (also). The monarchist moment. Amren quafs leftist tears (1, 2). Resentment cannot be assuaged. Sexy pagans.
Alt-Right panic report. The Aryan Goddess (1, 2, 3). The unnecessariat. Blame the left for the Alt-Right. “It’s really concerning …” (video). Origins of the Alt-Right. Fashy birds.
More Duerte Harry. Venezuela‘s only friends are idiots (there’s a Marxist take). Low-T Europe (1, 2), plus the center cannot hold (1, 2, 3). Flashpoint Austria. Tomorrow‘s EU. Greece is going nowhere. Britain’s true friends. The US and SE Asian geopolitics (over ideology). The old South Africa. Indian demographics. Challenges and opportunities in China. Global security welfare. Deglobalization. The Westphalian order is dying (video).
Trumpenführer panic report (0, 1, 2). Resistance is futile (plus, and double-plus). The SCOTUS factor. Authoritarians for Trump (video). Foreign drama.
Asian racism (inversely related).
Thiel and private deterrence (1, 2, 3, 4), relevant. Milo does DePaul (video).
Brains do not compute. Vox does IQ. End of the anti-biotic era. Information processing in bacteria. Zombie ants.
VR and philosophy. Quantum philosophy.
The Uber-effect. Crypto-radicalization. Implementing swarm intelligence.
On dares. Hyper-Reality.