View Single Post
Old 04-13-2019, 10:39 PM   #5599 (permalink)
freebeard
Master EcoModder
 
freebeard's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: northwest of normal
Posts: 21,391
Thanks: 5,992
Thanked 6,950 Times in 5,633 Posts
Quote:
Once [sic] could give a reasoned and intelligent response.
Oh the problems, that afflict a single-planetary species.

Timothy Leary advocated SMI2LE, space migration, increased intelligence and life extension. The three work together. I think the increased intelligence is happening already. Starting with lowering launch costs so orbit is achievable for the masses.

Frank Lee — I compare Clown World to John Denver's "Life ain't nothin' but a funny, funny riddle". Or maybe a response to the French Existentialists and Dada.

Or to Black Pill nihilism — to laugh at it. Hey, this is The Lounge:



The first 30 seconds is the Original Meme. The phenomenon has also been commented on by Black Pigeon Speaks, Sargon of Akkad, The Thinkery and MR. OBVIOUS.

How about this?



Tim Pool the voice actor.
__________________
.
.

"We find that whole communities suddenly fix their minds upon one object, and go mad in its pursuit; that millions of people become simultaneously impressed with one delusion, and run after it, till their attention is caught by some new folly more captivating than the first."
Extraordinary Popular Delusions and the Madness of Crowds -- Charles Mackay 1841

____________________

Without freedom of speech we wouldn't know who all the idiots are.
anonymous poster

____________________