Favorites September 29th 2021

I'm a bigger fan of STAR voting, but it's very important that proportional representation is a more important aspect to policy outcomes similar to what people want than the way the voting works.

When the market offers the US government an interest rate lower than inflation, it's silly not to take it. But big numbers scare voters.

Focused nonstop talk about the debt during Democratic administrations is just another way to put up roadblocks to accomplishing things, and it works.

Like, Iraq/Afghanistan were… very expensive wars.

Safety covers over robot power switches:
pro: they don't accidentally turn themselves off.
con: harder to hit that emergency off switch during robot uprising.