Adam Curtis speaking all-too-briefly at Work Marathon yesterday. Great talk by @vgr as well!
Lately I've been thinking that not just facts or vocabulary but also acquaintances, relationships, behaviours, thought patterns, and maybe even addictions behave like this, and that the underlying mechanism must be neurological. Has anyone thought about whether the Ebbinghaus curve might also apply to behaviours or interactions with people?
Listening to The The's Heartland https://youtu.be/fPSO8pdAX6c On vinyl just to be annoying. What a fantastic album
Californian in London. Linux sysadmin in a former life, now translating poetry, and trying to write about restructuring consciousness.
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