Everything is awful, so let’s go down the philosophical rabbit hole and take another look at philosophical zombies, mind viruses, testable hypotheses, and how that relates to the idea that the universe is a simulation.
Sometimes looking at the patterns people use when writing or talking can give you a lot more clarity about what they really believe than looking at just the words.
he words used matter. They can change the way you think about something. And it can be really, really subtle.
The popularity of memes may be related to the myth and cult of “multitasking”.