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@kureshii I push my energy into something I needed to, but pushed off due to laziness (cleaning something, accounting, etc.). Taking a break at the gym helps. Also, I tell myself that whenever I'm in an emotional state, I usually forget about it after a few months and barely think about it.
@BruceJia Didn't see it that way, but I see what you mean. I read his other papers in a book called world society, he dives into myths of the political left and the rationalization of global government bodies after. Tried to see if he had lots of gems there, but found a lot of complex wording and a few things.
left vs right = forager vs farmers? hanson and alexander's take.
Did a few days of reading papers, just did a dump of highlights.
Institutionalized Organizations: Formal Structure as Myth and Ceremony
"Algebra is concerned with manipulation in time and geometry is concerned with space. These are two orthogonal aspects of the world, and they represent two different points of view in mathematics."
@saamdaamdandbhed directed me to this one. Thanks again.
Origins of Impersonal Markets in Commercial and Communication Revolutions of Europe---thanks to the commercial revolution at the Atlantic coast and the printing press
Random Product Idea
Browser plugin that uses machine learning to determine how much content of a article or blog post has predictive statements vs statements about present/past by showing a % or highlighting sentences.
@bkamI didn't know about the boiling to make alcohol. I thought that people boiled water less in colder climates and substituted with harder liquor, so it also wouldn't freeze. I feel that correlation of alcohol % to local temperature is true.
To avoid polluted water, the West drank alcohol, while the East boiled water. I have family and friends that are still paranoid about non-boiled water.
Since Islam banned alcohol, did they just ban the innovation without a replacement? Did India have a solution too? Think Tea was introduced by the English?
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