Sam Harris’ TED Talk on Artificial Intelligence Will Show You Why We Might Be Building Our Own Exterminator

"I'm going to describe how the gains we make in artificial intelligence could ultimately destroy us." — Sam Harris

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Existential Comic: We Must Imagine Sisyphus as Having a Hard Time Readjusting to Civilian Life

An introduction to Albert Camus, a hilarious comic, and a powerful critique of existentialism, all in one article.

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The Secret to Happiness That No One Wants to Admit

I spent my entire adult life searching for the secret to happiness. When I finally found it, I couldn't believe that it's not common knowledge.

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Stanley Kubrick’s Unbelievable Answer to the Question, “Is Life Worth Living?”

Playboy asked Stanley Kubrick, "Is life worth living?" What followed was unforgettable.

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50 Sentences That Will Convince You to Become a Digital Nomad

Imagine a life of no bosses, no schedules, no alarm clocks, and no commutes, in which you’re free to work wherever and whenever you want.

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Jordan Peterson, Joe Rogan, and Bret Weinstein Have a Legendary Conversation That’s Relevant to All Human Beings

Three highly intelligent, reasonable minds discuss Nazism, group psychology, the evolutionary roots of violence, and political correctness.

Why Politics and Religion Make Everyone Crazy and What You Can Do About It

Hint: The thing that makes people freak out about religion and politics is the same thing that made Nazi Germany possible.

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The Secret to Artistic Excellence: This 2-Minute Video Will Radically Invigorate Your Creative Self

This video about the artistic struggle between taste and talent offers some of the best advice for creatives I've ever heard.

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Nature Loves Courage: Terence McKenna’s Illustrated Advice on How to Do the Impossible

Terence McKenna's profound advice on taking leaps of faith. It turns out "hurling oneself into the abyss" may not be as dangerous as you expect...

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