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We are Living in a Dystopia – and it’s pretty boring

We are Living in a Dystopia – and it’s pretty boring

Imagine a world where your every move was tracked, where there were multiple databases of your bio-metric data, from your face to your voice. There were programs that could replicate your face and voice making a digital copy of you that was nearly impossible to distinguish from the real. Every communication was tracked and logged while powerful super AI’s worked to predict and figure out how best to sell you junk.

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What is Your Dream?

What is Your Dream?

I was having a discussion with a friend of mine about the merits of working and what we would do if money was no object. If, for example, the government started a true universal basic income plan and everyone was handed enough money to buy food and pay rent on a good place, what would people do?  He was convinced that people would despair and waste away but I thought differently.

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A Real First Post

A Real First Post

I already wrote a kind of first post but that was more of a placeholder, this is a real first post.  For those that know me and that follow my writing you’ll know I’m not new to blogging.  I ran the now dead and gone “Mind Body Mash”, a blog that turned into a massive website spawning a (also dead) bookstore and a (never active) forum.  The blog started as a fitness / motivation blog but I also wanted a place to post on other topics, this made the blog lose its niche and turned it into a rambling mess.  I shut it down in 2016 after 3 years of low traffic and spending too much on hosting. Continue reading →

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