Over 91% of the guest appearances on one of Apple’s most popular podcasts are made by men
Eric WeinsteinJimmy Fallon hosts famous rich people. SNL has had few if any scientists as hosts or classical musicians do the musical act. The View has no male hosts. Oprah & Ellen are both...
Oh what’s the use. Yes men exist. Shows exist. Formats exist.
Guillaume de Machaut (1300/1305-1377) LA MESSE DE NOSTRE DAME (1364) I. Kyrie: 0:00 II. Gloria: 8:38 III. Credo: 13:22 IV. Sanctus et Benedictus: 19:56 V. Ag...
Eric WeinsteinListen to this ancient mass. It was composed about 100 years AFTER this burning cathedral was originally built and dedicated similarly.
Imagine what we are in the process of losing: our links to ourselves.
Instagram is home to plenty of scantily-clad models and edgy memes that may start to get fewer views starting today. Now Instagram says “We have begun reducing the spread of posts that are inappropriate but do not go against Instagram’s Community...
During a Senate Judiciary testimony on Wednesday, Senator Josh Hawley (R-MO) grilled Carlos Monje, director of Twitter’s public policy and philanthropy depar...
Eric WeinsteinTwitter/Facebook on political bias under grilling from Sen. J.Hawley.
Notice the evasion as to whether we can become privy to PROTOCOLs of Trust & Safefy groups.
ToS isn’t where the main action is. Selective interpretation & enforcement is wear it lives
Lampsilis mussels mimicking minnows on river bottom luring in bass to strike and eject young
Eric WeinsteinArtificial Outelligence: the Bass designs false fish used by the mussels to better parasitize the bass.
It’s one thing to think & talk about the risks of unintelligent agents using *our* brains to outsmart ourselves. Another to see such examples in nature
Eric WeinsteinSometimes I say things like "Human speech is surprisingly governed by a 5-dimensional lattice." I know that sounds like a weird thing to say. But it isn't really.
It can be fully visualized here (w/ display of the International Phonemic Alphabet char.)
Eric WeinsteinGoogle doesn't need to censor much. It just buries what it wants many pages deep in its results (supposedly an insight of Eric Schmidt).
Google seems to have just removed our major tool to avoid social engineering (sorting by date rather than relevance)
The fantastic Tree of Tenere at Burning Man 2017 Each night people could engage in meditation around the tree using the Muse headband. Through breath, heart ...
Eric WeinsteinI am so proud of my friend Alex Green (@alexframegreen). He is a family friend I trust with my children and in other ways like a nephew or mentee to me. I’m going to need to talk a bit about him. More soon.
He created this for the 🌎. For all of us here
Eric WeinsteinThis is great. @TheRealKominas are one of my favorite bands. They make socially conscious music from a Muslim-American perspective.
Government:”If You See Something, Say Something.”
MSM: “If You Say Something You’re a Bigot.”