Designer Labels — Oppression by Consent in the 21st Century

When I moved to Miami 6 years ago, I was deeply materialistic. I’m not ashamed of this, though I do have my regrets. I shudder when I think about how much I spent on luxury German vehicles over a 20…

Dopamine, the Thermometer and Thermostat of Value

Reward Prediction Error vs Incentive Salience Credit: Wiley

A 2017 article in Scientific American Mind by Maia Szalavitz proposes that associating pleasure with the neurotransmitter dopamine, which plays an essential role in movement and motivation, may be a misunderstanding. …

There is No Objective Morality, but there are Objective Moral Principles.

The question “is there an objective morality,” is deeply flawed. It is however an easy mistake that most make.

Morality is an entire system similar to mathematics or science, and you don’t see the same question being asked of…

You have a 1 in 20000 of Getting Sick from Covid if you’re Fully Vaccinated.

The Health Authorities have done a TERRIBLE job at marketing just how much protection you get from either Pfizer or Moderna. The image below shows a popular misconception.

The Future of Money Video

This article explores the reasoning behind why it is necessary to rethink money. It brings to light the problems surrounding traditional fiat such as hyperinflation and an over-powerful central government, by using specific countries as case studies to exemplify each issue.

We also introduce “Social…

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