Rational Feed

Rationalist:

Bring Back The Sabbath by Zvi Moshowitz – Five ways slack is preserved. Four freedoms. How Orthodox of a Sabbath to hold. Seven categories of allowed or forbidden activities. Simplified rules.

Sabbath Commentary by Zvi Moshowitz – Zvi answers why the Sabbath adds slack when it seems to remove it. What sort of Sabbath restrictions to follow. Friday Sabbath Dinner. Travel (lack thereof) and being close to friends. Limits on technology. Notifications. Writing. Watching Sports.

Politics and Economics:

The Revenge Of The Nerds Economy by Grey Enlightenment – 18 charts comparing groups, among them: Labor Force Participation, Wages, STEM vs non-STEM job growth. Manufacturing and energy jobs in decline. Routine vs non-routine cognitive jobs. Economic stratification. Rent vs Income. Capital vs labor.

Clueless World Vs Loser World by Michael Vassar (LW 2.0) – “In a world where there are 5.17-6.56% more bureaucratic positions to compete for every year and the ability to afford necessities is in rapid decline for those unable to find a bullshit job, doing otherwise would be maladaptive self-sacrifice.”

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Author: deluks917

Software Engineer in New York City. Admin of the SlateStarcodex discord. Math PHD drop out.

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