Sunday, April 25, 2021

Can't Focus? It's Not Your Fault, You're Being Tricked. This is How.

I have a problem with YouTube addiction, which I am trying to manage.  My problem is that YouTube has a great deal of content that I find interesting.  I suppose that any form of entertainment is an escape from reality.

It's not you. Phones are designed to be addicting...  

The following uses very crude language, but he is not wrong:

I'm not sure if this is helpful...

Thursday, April 15, 2021

The socialist temptation | Dinesh D'Souza LIVE at the University at Buffalo

I really like the way Dinesh D'Souza thoroughly and brilliantly dismantles socialism.  The speech lasts 50 minutes.

I don't remember if I sent this video out before.

Tuesday, April 13, 2021

Dog Amazes People By Running Over Pool

When I saw this on Facebook, I thought that it was fake.  It turns out that the dog was running over netting.

How To Argue With Someone Who Won’t Listen

I think that this insightful.  

However, I don't like conflict because it seems like a frustrating waste of energy that may not accomplish anything.  There are so many irrational beliefs that it is overwhelming.  I feel like irrational beliefs have triumphed and there is not much that I can do about it.

How the USSR Collapsed on Soviet TV

"It is strange to outlive the country you were born into."

Friday, April 9, 2021

How Crash Bandicoot Hacked The Original Playstation | War Stories | Ars Technica

I find this interesting as a former videogame programmer.  When the game came out, some programmers thought of it is as not true 3D, although actually, it is.