A Glossary of Useful Concepts

What is Good?


“In theory, it shouldn’t work in practice.”

Scientific theories are not analogies


The power to understand and predict the quantities of the world should not be restricted to those with a freakish knack for manipulating abstract symbols. http://worrydream.com/KillMath/

“As simple as possible, but not simpler”

On bullshit (typology)

Remote vs In Person


actually a decent analogy.

2 brains < 1 brain + 1 brain

Common Knowledge