Listen to a reading of this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/the-sociopaths-are-cocksure-while-those-with-empathy-are-full-of-doubt
In a 1933 essay lamenting the rise of Nazism in Germany, Bertrand Russell wrote: "The fundamental cause of the trouble is that in the modern world the stupid are cocksure while the intelligent are full of doubt.”Which is of
I made a demo for a song I wrote; if any musicians out there feel like covering it you can do so for free and make any changes you like. It's called "Alien".https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/alien-m4ahttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vr2iXW-W3rcLyrics:I am an alien
A stranger in a strange land
My skin blisters in the
Listen to a reading of "Fermi's Other Paradox":https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/fermis-other-paradoxIn the summer of 1950, four nuclear physicists were walking to lunch from the Los Alamos National Laboratory in New Mexico. Their names were Emil Konopinski, Herbert York, Edward Teller, and Enrico Fermi.One of them was not human.On
Listen to this article:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/my-experiments-with-hacking-capitalismI just realized I've never really written about how I make a living doing what I do, which is odd because it's easily the most interesting aspect of my weird little operation here. I'll put the information out there just in case
Listen to this poem:https://soundcloud.com/going_rogue/how-to-humanParents teach their children how to human
speaking in confident-sounding voices
to hide the fact that they do not know how to human.Self-help gurus write books called How To Human
which they promote on talk shows with confident-sounding voices
to hide the fact that they are
Regular readers have probably noticed my recent articles have been accompanied by audio recordings read by my husband Tim Foley. We figured out that I haven't really been able to make the time to consistently do audio content, but Tim can, plus I think our
My 2017 part-poetry, part-graphic novel book Woke: A Field Guide For Utopia Preppers is now available in hardcover! And it is such a beautiful thing. The softcover is like a dog-eared, back-of-the-jeans pocket book that you take out in a quiet moment on the train.
Aspire to greatness,
but not the kind they teach you about in school.
Not the kind where you can all be astronauts and presidents when you grow up
so long as you "apply yourself" (whatever that means)
and other such nonsense.
Not the kind where you get good grades
I'm so stoked to get people reading my new book that I'm sharing part of "Chapter Two: Power and Narrative Control" for free. Enjoy!~ CJhttps://twitter.com/caitoz/status/1377978512666198025
In Tolkien’s Middle Earth, the affairs of men are dominated by a cabal of wizards who understand the esoteric art of
I've got a new book out, which you can order by clicking here or here, or download a cheap PDF by clicking here.It's called Notes From The Edge Of The Narrative Matrix, and like the ongoing series of essays I've been putting out of the same name it's