Created by wiseguy 2 months ago for
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
We are finally ready to  take on something that I have always found terrifying
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
Idea Suppression
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
What's important to think about is how optimistic we once were. What we thought we were going to do.
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
We were going to be curing diseases, wouldn't it be great to not lose anyone to cancer?
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
Didn't we think the future was around the corner?
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
We've learned that it is no longer mature to hope.
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Created by wiseguy 2 months ago for
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
The treatment of Andrew Yang by the media is one example (of many) of how the DISC works.
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
There are many documented incidents of the media working to  sabotage his campaign.
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
The question is why is there no media outlet reporting on this.
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
Why does the media employ strategic silence or strategic distortion to sabotage candidates?
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Created by wiseguy 2 months ago for
Peter Thiel
Peter Thiel
It's mysterious to me why so few people have reached this conclusion 
Peter Thiel
Peter Thiel
about the relative stagnation of science
Peter Thiel
Peter Thiel
and the resulting derangement of our culture, politics and society.
Peter Thiel
Peter Thiel
and how we need to find the portal to a different world.
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
The most enviable person in the world, is a knock on the door away from being someone that you pity.
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
What astounds me is not that they push back, but that the quality of the push back is so shitty!
 Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
It's just a reflection of their way of thinking, it's pure ideology!
 Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
I'm creating this idea about my memories and what I was attracted to about fashion.
 Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
And contrasting it negatively to what it is now, because it's not as interesting!
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
We're waking up to the dark side of fashion, to the way we eroticize children.
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
 And we've been complicit as a society for a great deal of time.
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
The cost of fashion being mysterious and transcendent is that it reminds us of our mortal nature.
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
 Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
The beef was: I don't believe in inclusivity in the fashion world.
 Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
Meaning exclusivity was what made it so erotic and alluring.
 Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
They read it as "I'm a racist, I'm a body-shamer!"
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
 Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
I've realised I really don't care what Millennials think about me, or what I think about them.
 Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
The overreaction to "Generation Wuss" I thought was a perfect example 
 Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
It was a snarky, Gen X way of looking at Millennials, and it was intended as comedy.
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
If you chase injustice with greater injustice, you haven't got rid of injustice.
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
 Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
I don't apologize to them. I've never written an apology and I've never defended myself.
 Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
Because the argument just isn't worth responding to.
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
 Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
Irony was a key part of our generation. It was how we expressed ourselves and dealt with things.
 Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
Very rarely was music this declaration of myself, and how I'm feeling.
 Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
But that lack of irony takes away shading and humanity, because nothing is exactly as it seems.
 Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
And if you look at the world that way, then every thing you don't like becomes racist or rapey.
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
 Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
The guiding principle in the Millennials is shame, it's a huge motivating factor.
 Bret Easton Ellis
Bret Easton Ellis
I don't think Gen X can relate to that, it was never as powerful in terms of self-expression.
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Created by doublezeta 1 month ago for
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
It's very strange that I grew up in a very threatening world, and I'm more worried about Twitter.
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
Something about this world is weirdly dangerous because there're no normal rules. 
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
It doesn't know when to stop, is willing to take away your ability to earn, destroy your reputation,
Eric Weinstein
Eric Weinstein
 move your private life into the public sphere and it doesn't seem to have any empathy!
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