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Episode 24: 'uge 'umorless 'umans
stuffsmartppllike: In honor of the 100 year anniversary of Alan Turing’s birth, the gents discuss artificial intelligence, video games, and dystopian futures. Jordan elects to leave the main topic to the experts in favor of playing softball with a group of aging men. Download the .Mp3 Read More
Hearing Carry Over: Prometheus, Placentae,... →
circumswoop: Grandmothers and other olds always wonder why we the relative youngs sometimes cultivate a hobo-chic or grunge aesthetic, complete with holes in our v-necks and busted-up Chucks. They do this because they actually grew up poor; we do it because we wish we did. But really: who’d want to look rich?…
INTERVIEWER: You seem to have been open to a variety of influences.
BRADBURY: A conglomerate heap of trash, that’s what I am. But it burns with a high flame.
When I look back now, I realize what a Trial I must have been to my friends and...– Ray Bradbury: Inspiration for “The Fire Balloons” : The New Yorker
The bath salts fear campaign →
Vice takes on the misinformation. Not saying that whatever drug(s) involved in these weird news stories isn’t worth investigating, but we actually have few facts to go on.
Edomaniac: (Failed?) Social media at APS 2012 →
edomaniac: I originally wrote this with the intention of publishing is on Stuff Smart People Like, but I realized it was a little too geeky and/or esoteric. However, I did do a decent amount of work on it, so I decided to dump it here. I recently returned from a great Association for Psychological…