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Bryan Johnson, Biohacking, Trying to Live Forever

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How an Ideal Society Can Sustain Artists, Etc

I initially used the term ‘feed’ instead of sustain. That sounds little demeaning and narrow. ‘Sustain’ covers the broader needs of a well-rounded individual. So, how can we sustain artists, etc, in an ideal society? Our current economic system is quite antithetical to this goal. The system is based on artificial scarcity and hyper commerce. […]

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My Mantra: I am open to the possibility of being wrong

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Being Constantly Advertised to is Demeaning

It makes me feel that we are just consumers and cogs in the machine meant to keep the economic apparatus going, with constant and constantly growing consumption of resources. We are not allowed to slow down, have a moment to ourselves and see the system for the Matrix that it is.

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Prisoner’s Dilemma & Crowded Indian Buses

First of all, what is the Prisoner’s Dilemma? It is an experiment in the field of game theory and is explained below: Two members of a criminal gang are arrested and imprisoned. Each prisoner is in solitary confinement with no means of speaking to or exchanging messages with the other. The police admit they don’t […]

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💻 My Sudoku Solver Software

30-Day Writing Challenge: 18/30 As some of you know, I do some basic Python programming. Out of all the projects I made, Sudoku Solver is one of my favourites. I thought we could try a demo. Send me a Sudoku puzzle and I will try to solve it with my code and post a video […]

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⏳ Manage Willpower More Than Time

30-Day Writing Challenge: 17/30 People who try to be productive focus on time management. But there are occasions when there is plenty of time, but you just don’t have the energy to do the task. Maybe, more than time management, it’s about energy or willpower management. It is often overlooked. Based on a quick search: […]

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⚙️ Consistency, Inertia and Systems

30-Day Writing Challenge: 16/30 Sharing my responses to a few questions I got: Why do we struggle with consistency? There are a few reasons, as per my knowledge: First is that our environment does not reward us adequately when we try to build good habits and does not ‘punish’ us when we do the opposite. […]

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🖊️ How The Writing Challenge is Going On

30-Day Writing Challenge: 15/30 This challenge turned out to be way more difficult than I thought. Initial 10-12 days were relatively easy. The easy topics were covered first. The objective was to overcome the inertia of writing. There are so many things I wanna talk and write about. But these very topics which are raw […]

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Don’t Trust Your Mind

30-Day Writing Challenge: 14/30 This is an idea I came up with: “Don’t trust your mind”. May of us might think that our mind is infallible. We can trust it absolutely. But, it fools us so often and so easily. There are so many biases that happen while thinking. Some people hallucinate, some have [clinical] […]