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September 2017
  1. Reconciling capitalism with HBD • link
  2. Meditations on millennials (and gen. z) • link
  3. Brain Volume Strongly Correlated with IQ • link
  4. The Puritanical-Left • link
  5. Not Worried About the Fed Balance Sheet Unwind • link
  6. “Simple Systems” • link
  7. Grey notes: The Triumph of Capital • link
  8. Daca Disappointment • link
  9. Estimating the decay parameters of leveraged & inverse etfs • link
  10. Is ‘musicgate’ payback for ‘memo/Google-gate’? • link
  11. Based Kevin D. Williamson • link
  12. Nassim Taleb spreading more BS about intelligence research • link
  13. They are seeking leadership • link
  14. Equifax Hack: Analysis • link
  15. Debate: Vox Day vs. Andrew Anglin • link
  16. Everyone is a Realist • link
  17. Corporate virtue signaling and holiness investing • link
  18. The Permanent Ascendance of ‘Bobos’ • link
  19. Bret Stephens: Tips for Aspiring Op-Ed Writers • link
  20. Why do some countries fail and others succeed? • link
  21. You Are the Product: Analysis • link
  22. Jordan Peterson and Stefan Molyneux discuss IQ • link
  23. Hurricane Harvey Analysis • link
  24. Getting the correct story is hard • link
August 2017
  1. The ‘Metamodern Condition’ • link
  2. Debunking more white v. black discrimination • link
  3. Jared Taylor truth bombs everyone • link
  4. War with North Korea is certain. The question is when. • link
  5. Anti-activism going mainstream • link
  6. Black-White wage gap • link
  7. On a ‘general theory’ of social behavior and government • link
  8. The left comes full circle • link
  9. Zuck for president? • link
  10. James Damore, STEM celebrity • link
  11. The wall: it ain’t happening • link
  12. Taleb: How to be Rational about Rationality: Analysis • link
  13. The Bell Curve is Becoming Reality • link
  14. Charlottesville: Poor Security To Blame? • link
  15. Defending Economics • link
  16. blackpilling • link
  17. Charlottesville: Why You Cannot Trust the Video Footage • link
  18. Verbal…Harder than Math? Part 2 • link
  19. In Defense of the Journalistic Method • link
  20. Putting Charlottesville in perspective • link
  21. Debunking more STEM sexism • link
  22. Grey Notes: Forget Computer Science…Why are men underrepresented in psychology? • link
  23. The 99% vs. 1%…who is exploiting whom • link
  24. North Korea : What Happens Next • link
  25. Not Worried about North Korea • link
  26. The Google Memo, Part 2: James Damore and Jordan Peterson discuss the memo • link
  27. Will Silicon Valley’s Tech Fortunes Dissolve like the Rockefeller, Carnegie, and Vanderbilt Fortunes? No • link
  28. James Damore firing…what happens next • link
  29. The Google Anti-Diversity Memo: Why is it such a big deal? • link
  30. Tyranny advances under the banner of freedom • link
  31. America’s ‘Cold War Philosophy’ • link
  32. Bitcoin at $3,000 • link
  33. Trump is here to stay • link
  34. Whose Sexism? • link
  35. The story of history is a power struggle between elites • link
  36. Christianity, Science, Values, and Morality • link
July 2017
  1. Free Speech and Its Limitations • link
  2. Jordan Peterson and the Evolution of Marxism • link
  3. Patreon CEO Jack Conte Disingenuous Explanation for Lauren Southern Banning • link
  4. Silicon Valley is Eating the World • link
  5. Not Worried About Tech Bubble (and how HBD can be used to beat the market) • link
  6. The Meritocracy Analysis, Part 2: • link
  7. Grey Notes: Debunking STEM Sexism • link
  8. U.S. home sales to foreigners surge 49% to new record • link
  9. How the Media Sells Fear and Outrage for Profit • link
  10. Targeting the Meritocracy : Response • link
  11. Economics and Unintended Consequences • link
  12. The Fumigation Begins • link
  13. Activism and the Imperial Mindset • link
  14. The Four Anomalies • link
  15. How Did Jordan Peterson Become So Successful? • link
  16. Taxation, Libertarianism, and Wealth • link
  17. Status, Universities, and the Elites • link
  18. Updating old posts • link
  19. Neoliberalism and Capitalism • link
  20. IQ, Education, and Upward Mobility • link
  21. The Culture War Is Inescapable • link
  22. Trump Jr. Email Recap: Not Much to be Worried About • link
  23. Postmodernism: It’s about Facts, not Values • link
  24. Murderism and Racism • link
  25. More Commanding and Less Managing • link
  26. High Drug Prices…Putting Things in Perspective • link
  27. Comparative Advantage and IQ • link
  28. Late Stage Capitalism, Part 2 • link
  29. ‘Athlete genes’ exist…so why not genes for IQ • link
  30. Late Stage Capitalism, Part 1 • link
  31. Jordan Peterson: 12 principles for a 21st century conservatism (analysis) • link
  32. Steelmanning • link
June 2017
  1. Trump Travel Ban…not much to get excited about • link
  2. The War on Sensemaking • link
  3. Jordan Peterson, The Shadow, and Power • link
  4. Four Jordan Peterson Lectures • link
  5. Pharisees of the alt-right • link
  6. The Healthcare ‘Cost Disease’ Demystified • link
  7. The Atlantic: How the Democrats Lost Their Way on Immigration • link
  8. Political Violence Is a Game the Right Can’t Win, But There is Hope • link
  9. Do big words make you look dumb? How BS spreads on the internet • link
  10. Has democracy become too expensive for capitalism? Part 2 • link
  11. What a Bet Shows • link
  12. Has democracy become too expensive for capitalism? Part 1 • link
  13. The Boomer Backlash, Part 2 • link
  14. Today in stupid: math edition • link
  15. Jordan Peterson, SJWs, and Postmodernists • link
  16. The Necessity of Power, Part 2: weak politicians = stronger state • link
  17. A competent but boring presidency • link
  18. Grey Notes: The great self-esteem con • link
  19. Next Financial Crisis? • link
  20. The Polgar Prodigies–Is Genius Born or Made • link
  21. HBD-as-Destiny Thesis (part 5 of predicting series) • link
  22. Defending Postmodernism • link
  23. Belated election analysis: was it just luck? • link
  24. Jordan Peterson and Postmodernism • link
  25. Is Free Trade worse than Communism? • link
  26. The Permanent Ascendance of the Status Quo • link
May 2017
  1. The importance of IQ • link
  2. Stuck in the quicksand of philosophy • link
  3. System-based rationalism, part 2 • link
  4. The Atomic Bomb as a Hungarian High School Science Fair Project? Hardly • link
  5. A systems-based approach to rationalism • link
  6. How the GOP ‘Establishment’ Lost Its Way • link
  7. Bryan Caplan and Dave Rubin: Anarcho-Capitalism, Economics, and Immigration (Full Interview) • link
  8. The Inescapable Pull of Biology • link
  9. How much should a philosopher be blamed for the consequences of his beliefs • link
  10. Collapse • link
  11. Bitcoin is an asset class first and a currency second • link
  12. Anti-democracy, part 4 • link
  13. Mole in the White House • link
  14. Another low-IQ country bites the dust • link
  15. Not Worried About Comey Memo • link
  16. Accelerationism • link
  17. Masculinity and Risk Taking • link
  18. Silicon Valley’s Reality Check • link
  19. Professional vs. Amateur Writing • link
  20. Clarification of Principles • link
  21. Snapchat and Bitcoin • link
  22. Bitcoin Update: $20,000/coin target • link
  23. Why Stoicism • link
  24. Donald Trump’s IQ is 115 • link
  25. Postmodernism: not just for liberals • link
  26. Society Needs its Weirdos and Nerds • link
  27. Peter Schiff Wrong as Always: How the Trump Tax Cuts may actually be Deflationary • link
  28. Trump disillusionment, part 2 • link
  29. Bryan Caplan’s “IQ With Conscience” • link
  30. Don’t call yourself a libertarian • link
  31. The Healthcare Debate, Part 3: Why America Cannot Be Like Singapore • link
April 2017
  1. On Progress and Historical Change: Response • link
  2. Post-2008 wealth creation boom: recap and why it will continue • link
  3. Jordan Peterson – Controversial Facts about IQ: analysis • link
  4. Teaching Students Failure by Failing Them • link
  5. Classification of groups, and the meme propagation process • link
  6. Notes on Philosophy versus Politics • link
  7. The Merging of Economics with Physics • link
  8. Even an inept king is better than a revolving door of good and bad politicians. • link
  9. Jordan Peterson – IQ and The Job Market • link
  10. The Slow Presidency • link
  11. The Philosophy-STEM alliance • link
  12. Michael Huemer and Terrorism • link
  13. How to Predict, Part 3: HBD, Rationalism, and Trusted Sources • link
  14. Trump and China Relations Strengthen: Another Correct Prediction • link
  15. Law and Morality • link
  16. Most debates are over semantics, not issues • link
  17. Why to Always Short UVXY Instead of VXX • link
  18. Geopolitical Recap & Predictions • link
  19. Grey notes: Why Scientology succeeds even though everyone hates it • link
  20. Intellectualism culture and intersectionality • link
  21. New York Times: The Gig Economy’s False Promise • link
  22. The Misplaced Logic of Attacking the Rich • link
  23. French Election • link
  24. Biology, especially as it pertains to IQ, is still the ‘third rail’ of the social sciences. • link
  25. Saving consequentialism and utilitarianism from the trolley car • link
  26. Jordan Peterson on Rejection • link
  27. The Tyler Cowen-Rationality feud is getting out of hand • link
  28. The Trump Syria Disappointment • link
  29. The ‘Earnership Society’ • link
  30. The Real Truth about NYC’s Elite High Schools • link
  31. Reactionary Future, MacIntyre, and Communitarianism • link
  32. IQ: More Than a Number, Part 3 • link
  33. Gnon’s Wager • link
  34. Global ‘Power Vacuum’ Will be Filled by America and China • link
  35. Defining and Understanding Rationalism • link
March 2017
  1. SJWs, Jordan Peterson, and Democracy • link
  2. Summary: The Darkness at the End of the Tunnel: Artificial Intelligence and Neoreaction • link
  3. Implementation of HBD-based Policy • link
  4. Tyler Cowen the Neoreactionary? • link
  5. YouTube Censorship • link
  6. Is college a big waste of time and money? It depends • link
  7. Guided by the ‘correctness’ of our opinions • link
  8. Upward Mobility Linked to Genes • link
  9. How To Predict, Part 2: The Downfall of the Popular IPO • link
  10. And Fear No Darkness • link
  11. Trump and Neocons • link
  12. Stocks vs. Real Estate Debate, Part 3 (answering objections) • link
  13. Scott Adams is Wrong about Snapchat • link
  14. Malcom Gladwell: poster child of mediocrity • link
  15. Jordan Peterson Discusses IQ • link
  16. Shared Experiences • link
  17. SJW/liberal Cathedral vs. Tehnocommercialism Cathedral • link
  18. Real Estate vs. Stocks, Part 2 (why homes win, and why rent sucks) • link
  19. Josh Barro’s Bad Day • link
  20. Why Gold Fails as a Hedge Against Inflation (and when it works) • link
  21. The Alt-Right Punches Way Above Its Weight • link
  22. Why the Customers Don’t Have Yachts, and Why it Doesn’t Matter • link
  23. Bifurcated Inflation • link
  24. Who is to blame: society or the individual • link
  25. Malcolm Gladwell Continues to Lose Credibility • link
  26. Why it seems like many high-IQ people ‘underachieve’ • link
  27. Why Robots Won’t Take All The Jobs • link
  28. Grey Notes: Your phone or your life • link
  29. A Monstrous Mess (collapse & shared narratives) • link
  30. Math, Physics, and Philosophy: Linked Together • link
  31. Grey Notes: Trump is ‘Junk’ • link
  32. Tyler Cowen’s The Complacent Class: Reviews and Discussion • link
  33. Is the World Becoming Smarter or Dumber? • link
  34. The Industry of Gaslighting Our Culture • link
  35. Disturbing New Facts About American Capitalism • link
  36. Crying Wolf: Holding the Pundits and Media Accountable for Being Wrong about Snapchat and Web 2.0 • link
  37. Grey Notes: Protestantism and Holiness Spiraling • link
  38. There is No Such Thing as the ‘Intellectual Left’ • link
  39. Snapchat goes public: another correct prediction • link
  40. Trump’s State of the Union Speech – Analysis • link
  41. China and America: Closer Than Ever • link
February 2017
  1. Why Socialism for the Rich, Capitalism for the Poor? • link
  2. The Advantages of Real Estate over Stocks • link
  3. Does America owe its success to exploitation, genocide and slavery? • link
  4. The Decline of ‘Low Information’ Conservatism • link
  5. Why Bitcoin Keeps Going Up: Analysis • link
  6. Grey Notes: No Trump Impeachment • link
  7. Another Correct Prediction: Tesla • link
  8. How To Predict • link
  9. Much Ado About Milo • link
  10. Grey Notes: The Futility of Activism • link
  11. The Best of Times or The Worst of Times? • link
  12. Make The Stock Market Great Again • link
  13. Mark Zuckerberg: a Modern-day Progressive • link
  14. The Healthcare (and Student Loan) Debate, Part 2…Why is everything so expensive? • link
  15. The Healthcare Debate: Confronting Reality (End of Life Care and Costly Chronic Diseases) • link
  16. Rule by signaling • link
  17. Materialism and Empircisim are Easy; Idealism is Hard • link
  18. Trump Presidency Predictions and Significance: Economics, Immigration, Culture, and Endgame • link
  19. A Letter to ‘Trump Haters’ • link
  20. Avoid Individual Stocks • link
  21. The Trump Disillusionment? • link
  22. Why conservatives always lose • link
  23. The Free Trade Debate, Part 2 • link
  24. Getting the Berkeley Riots Wrong • link
  25. Why There Isn’t More Civil Unrest in America, and Why I’m Not Worried • link
  26. The ‘Universal Person’ • link
  27. ‘Surprisingly Uneventful’ • link
  28. Why a Wealth Tax is a Bad Idea • link
January 2017
  1. Why Foreign Real Estate is a Bad Investment • link
  2. Trump’s Muslim ‘Ban’ • link
  3. Smart, Optimistic Millennials • link
  4. Doomsday prep for the super-rich • link
  5. The American Dream Still Exists–If You’re Smart Enough • link
  6. Stagnant Inflation-Adjusted US Wages: Putting Things in Perspective • link
  7. Why NRx is Popular on Reddit • link
  8. Trump Presidency: Sober Expectations • link
  9. A Skeptic’s View of Fred’s IQ Artilce • link
  10. The ‘New World Order’ • link
  11. Debunking the 90% Eisenhower Income Tax Myth • link
  12. Why Choose Pacifism • link
  13. Trump and the Alt-Right: A Return to ‘Localism’ • link
  14. The Long Peace, and the Slowdown • link
  15. Inaction and Indifference as Rebellion • link
  16. Idiocracy in America? Probably not • link
  17. Never Apologize to Liberals • link
  18. Why Choose Traditional Publishing Over Self-Publishing • link
  19. Black Lives Commit More Crime • link
  20. The Sweet, Boring Middle • link
  21. Intellectuals choose correctness over consensus • link
  22. Wealth, Intellectualism, and Individualism, Part 7 • link
  23. Freedom vs. Liberty • link
  24. The Post-2008 ‘Philosophy Boom’ • link
  25. Inevitablism • link
  26. What People Fight and Die For • link
  27. Our morally ambiguous times • link
  28. Maths and reading skills found to be 75 per cent genetic • link
  29. The power of the alt-right is not to directly influence policy but rather to influence sentiment • link
  30. Internet Journalism in a Post-2013 Era: Writing Articles that Go Viral • link
  31. The Necessity of Power • link
  32. 2017 Predictions and Reflections • link
December 2016
  1. Alt Right Power Struggle • link
  2. More Tooleb Nonsense Debunked • link
  3. Drugs and Tariffs • link
  4. Thomas Sowell Retires • link
  5. Identity, IQ, and Incoherence of the Alt-Right • link
  6. In Defense of Millennials, Part 2 • link
  7. Time Management and The Celebration of the Mundane • link
  8. Explaining America’s Economic and Social Stability, Part 2 • link
  9. No paradigm shifts or changes to status quo • link
  10. Fallacy of Composition • link
  11. Reaction, Pacifism, and Realism • link
  12. The Left’s Favorite Books, Debunked • link
  13. Small-Government Ethno-States • link
  14. New ‘Alts’ • link
  15. Wealth Creation as the New American Religion • link
  16. The Value of Republican Moderates • link
  17. Trump Presidency Analysis • link
  18. Understanding the far-left • link
  19. Nassim Tooleb Loses His Temper Again • link
  20. HBD-Nationalism Conundrum • link
  21. Advice to Ignore • link
  22. NRx Concepts: A Review • link
  23. The Trump ‘Coming Together’ Moment • link
  24. Carrier Deal and Govt. Boeing Contracts are Not the Same Thing • link
  25. Basic Income Alternatives • link
  26. Corporatism with Nationalism • link
  27. Trump’s Foreign Policy Milestone • link
  28. NRx: What it is and Isn’t • link
  29. Alt-Right War of Words • link
  30. Was Charles Darwin Slow-Witted? • link
November 2016
  1. Understanding Marx • link
  2. American Libertarianism vs. European Libertarianism • link
  3. ‘I don’t think that candidate is who you think he is’ • link
  4. Trump stimulus is not important • link
  5. The MSM is ‘fake news’ • link
  6. Overton Bubble • link
  7. Hail to the easily offended • link
  8. Alt-Right Twitter Purge • link
  9. Real news or fake news? Give me the fake news • link
  10. Why Progressives Lose Their Minds When They Lose Elections • link
  11. The rise of ‘concern liberalism’ and the decline of ‘identity liberalism’ • link
  12. Why the left is losing, as summarized by a Reddit post • link
  13. It’s Not Okay • link
  14. How the GOP has evolved • link
  15. Jobless America, Part 2 • link
  16. Jobless America • link
  17. Small Criticisms of Trump’s Economic Platform • link
  18. Holiness Spirals • link
  19. Wealth, Intellectualism, and Individualism, Part 6 • link
  20. Big Spender Donald Trump • link
  21. Another Correct Prediction: Trump Wins, Stocks Surge • link
  22. The ‘Zen’ of NRx • link
  23. Make America Something Again • link
  24. Nate Silver defends his methodology as Trump surges • link
  25. Low voter turnout, low enthusiasm portents to Clinton loss • link
  26. Election Outcomes and Market Response • link
  27. No, a Trump victory will not doom the US economy and stock market • link
  28. Trump as Nixon • link
October 2016
  1. The Gender Gap in Extreme Math Intelligence • link
  2. Hillary’s 12 point lead shrinks down to just ONE POINT • link
  3. Clinton crashing and burning as vote nears • link
  4. Corrupt Democracies • link
  5. Michael Moore Endorses Trump? • link
  6. Despite indoctrination, a college degree may still be the best path out of poverty • link
  7. Why Post-Election Revolt and Crisis is Unlikely, Part 2 • link
  8. Liberal Media Trying to Prematurely Declare Hillary Winner • link
  9. Individualism vs. the State • link
  10. Post-election rioting and crisis: It’s not going to happen • link
  11. Non-aggression principle, and where it fails • link
  12. Who Is in Charge? • link
  13. Wealth, Intellectualism, and Individualism, Part 5 (intellectualism) • link
  14. SJW Narrative Collapse, Part Infinity • link
  15. ‘Show, don’t tell’ • link
  16. Tim Ferriss, Nootropics, and Accelerated Learning • link
  17. The Financial Media: It’s Still Useless • link
  18. Simulation Hypothesis: Some Thoughts • link
  19. The ISIS Presidential Debate • link
  20. Where Did It All Go Wrong? • link
  21. Trump’s Lewd Comments: Some Things to Keep In Mind • link
  22. Intellectualism as a ‘Passport’ • link
  23. Why ‘Elites’ Don’t Care About Transparency • link
  24. The Internet Stands With Elon Musk • link
  25. For the Left, It’s About Power and Control, Not Free Speech • link
  26. Social Theory and Economics Questions • link
  27. The Elites • link
  28. Analysis of Mark Spitznagel Tail Hedging, Part 2 • link
  29. Hooey and Phooey from John C. Wright • link
  30. Era of the Introvert, and the demise of ‘Careerism’ • link
  31. Reading list • link
  32. Does Tail Hedging Work? It Depends • link
  33. Introverts, again • link
  34. Post-Pundit era and decentralization • link
September 2016
  1. SEO is a Waste of Time and Money • link
  2. The Problem With User Contributed Content • link
  3. Media Mistakingly Attributing Stock Market Rally to Hillary Win • link
  4. Debate Scorecard • link
  5. Trump v. Clinton Debate Prediction • link
  6. Solving the Student Loan/Debt Crisis: A Plan That Can Work • link
  7. Introverts Rule the World • link
  8. Putting White on Black Murders in Perspective • link
  9. Flight 93 Election (analysis) • link
  10. Amazon, Google, and Facebook: Bigger is Better • link
  11. Millennials and Misconceptions • link
  12. How I Rewired My Brain to Become Fluent in Math (response) • link
  13. Tooleb becomes self-aware, part 2 • link
  14. Behavioral Psychology and Influence • link
  15. Post-Pundit Era • link
  16. James Altucher’s Top 1% Advisory Report Review (Don’t Bother) • link
  17. In Defense Of A Boring, Comfortable Life (analysis) • link
  18. Cambrian explosion’ of intellectualism • link
  19. Does algorithmic trading work? • link
  20. Lessons from a 45-Year Study of Supersmart Children • link
  21. Obama Cancels Meeting With Philippine President After Being Called Vulgar Name • link
  22. Alt Right: Consumerism, Crony Capitalism, and Immigration • link
  23. To make money online, don’t write about weight loss; write about physics • link
  24. Alt-Right and Internet Journalism • link
  25. Good Podcasts • link
  26. Economics Misconceptions, Part 2 • link
  27. Gatekeepers and Scarcity Will Always Exist • link
  28. Alt Right & NRx: End Game and Action Plans • link
  29. The FOMO Stock Market • link
August 2016
  1. Ep-Ep-EpiPen • link
  2. American Exceptionalism: America vs. Britain • link
  3. Intellectualism, Individualism, and Wealth, Part 4 (philosophy of millennials) • link
  4. Alt-Right: Classifications and Significance • link
  5. Wealth, Intellectualism, and Individualism, Part 3 • link
  6. Did Hillary Commit Insider Trading? • link
  7. American Exceptionalism • link
  8. Wealth, Intellectualism, and Individualism, Part 2 (the obsession with finance) • link
  9. Heuristics for the Post-2008 World, Part 1 • link
  10. ‘Shared Narratives’ is not bi-partisanship • link
  11. Wealth, Intellectualism, and Individualism, Part 1 • link
  12. Neoliberalism • link
  13. Philosophy as a STEM Subject • link
  14. Defining ‘Progress’ • link
  15. Why HBD? • link
  16. Politico, Politica • link
  17. The NRx Review • link
  18. Slavoj Žižek-NRx Connection • link
  19. Evidence of Bubbles and other ‘Anomalies’ Does Not Disprove the Efficient Market Hypothesis • link
  20. Slow Economic Growth Not a Big Deal • link
  21. Khizr Khan story: Much Ado About Nothing • link
  22. Gnon Index (turning $10k into $95k) • link
  23. Why They Support Trump • link
  24. Airbnb Files to Raise $850 Million at $30 Billion Valuation • link
  25. Trump the ‘Inarticulate Orator’ • link
  26. U.S. Team Wins First Place at International Math Olympiad • link
  27. Why Thomas Sowell Never Got a Nobel Prize • link
  28. Thomas Sowell Ignores Biology • link
  29. Right Again: Tech Companies Keep Posting Blowout Earnings • link
July 2016
  1. Debunking Libertarian-Socialist Nonsense • link
  2. ‘Culture Wars’ give way to ‘Shared Narratives’ • link
  3. Why So Many Millennials Are Struggling • link
  4. The Genius of Ross Douthat • link
  5. Post-2008 Wealth Creation: A Guide, Part 5 • link
  6. RE: History tells us what may happen next with Brexit & Trump • link
  7. Peter Thiel • link
  8. How it’s Possible for the US Economy to Be Strong Even if Many are Not Fully Participating • link
  9. Ross Douthat Having a Meltdown on Twitter • link
  10. Artificial Intelligence…or Just Software? • link
  11. Reign of Terror Begins: Twitter Bans Milo • link
  12. Post-2008 Wealth Creation: A Guide, Part 4 • link
  13. Robert Shiller…Wrong About Real Estate • link
  14. Malcolm Gladwell – Bait and Switch • link
  15. The Trajectory of America • link
  16. Liberal Smugness, or Something Else • link
  17. Post-2008 Wealth Creation: A Guide, Part 3 • link
  18. Fixing the Student Loan Debt Crisis and Reforming Edcuation • link
  19. Post-2008 Wealth Creation: A Guide, Part 2 • link
  20. Post-2008 Wealth Creation: A Guide, Part 1 • link
  21. There is No Systemic ‘War on Blacks’ by Police • link
  22. The Persistence of the Black-White IQ Gap • link
  23. Correct Predictions, Part 3 • link
  24. Why the News Is Still Mostly Pointless • link
  25. Anaysis of Latest memo from Howard Marks: Economic Reality • link
  26. Anti-Democracy Sentiment Going Mainstream • link
  27. Moldbug on Libertarianism, Neocameralism • link
  28. Scott Aaronson Sees the Light…sorta • link
  29. Why Did Entrepreneurship Become So Difficult? • link
  30. How NRx has Evolved • link
  31. NRx Implementation • link
June 2016
  1. On Writing • link
  2. Re: Kids can’t use computers • link
  3. A bloc unified against ‘low information’ • link
  4. Nicholas Nassim Taleb Becomes Self-Aware • link
  5. Difficulty of NRx Cohesion • link
  6. Brexit Happens • link
  7. Brexit Vote: A Bigger Deal Than the US Presidential Election • link
  8. He’s Right Again • link
  9. Welcome To the Working Class Nick Denton! • link
  10. Correct Predictions, Part 2 • link
  11. Conspiracy Theories • link
  12. FOMC Stupidity • link
  13. The Physics Police • link
  14. Preventing Bad Policy • link
  15. Religion of Peace Strikes Again • link
  16. Measuring the Influence of NRx Bloggers • link
  17. Real World Risk Institute • link
  18. Tyler Cowen: What is neo-reaction? • link
  19. Consider Protestantism • link
  20. Job Report: Much Ado About Nothing • link
  21. Intellectual Solvent, Part 3 • link
  22. Ascended Economies • link
  23. Gawker’s Power: The Symptom of a Bigger Problem • link
  24. Society is Failing Men (or how men are failing at society) • link
May 2016
  1. Inevitability and Pacifism • link
  2. Correct Predictions • link
  3. The Stark Realities of Self-Publishing • link
  4. Coding as the ‘New Literacy’. • link
  5. Deconstructing a Viral Article • link
  6. Taleb’s CV • link
  7. Jobs, Basic Income, Post Scarcity, and all that Jazz • link
  8. Nassim Nicholas Taleb: Thin-Skin In The Game • link
  9. Theranos: The Cards Fall • link
  10. Entering the ‘Grey Zone’ • link
  11. Chinese nationals pour more than $150 billion over five years into US real estate • link
  12. Lessons From the Trump Surge: What We Learned • link
  13. Coming to Terms With Our New Economy • link
  14. Genes for IQ finally found…what’s next • link
  15. Ingroup/Outgroup Dynamics • link
  16. Bay Area Rent Is Surging • link
  17. The Economics Debate: Jobs and Automation • link
  18. Why Do The Rich Need So Much Money? • link
  19. Biology as a Sorting Mechanism • link
  20. Alt Right, Part.. Whatever • link
  21. I Can Tolerate Anything Except Factual Inaccuracies • link
  22. Donald Trump Wrong About Treasury Bonds • link
  23. Guest/User-Contributed Content is Clogging Google • link
  24. The Biotech/Heathcare Scam Bubble Bursts • link
  25. The Logical Inconsistency of Collapse-ism • link
  26. Zerohedge • link
  27. Failed Predictions of the Demise of the EU • link
  28. Adulting • link
  29. Getting Around the Reverse-Flynn Effect • link
  30. Bill Clinton vs. Sanders • link
  31. Nihilism and the Black Pill • link
  32. Improving Society and Policy • link
April 2016
  1. Our Less Particpatory Times • link
  2. Hacker News Rankings: More Than an Algorithm • link
  3. Neoconservatism • link
  4. Utilitarianism and Consequentialism • link
  5. The Daily View: NRx Activism, Do You Live in a Bubble, Math Education, Contrarianism • link
  6. Vox Explains the ‘Alt Right’ • link
  7. Diagnosing Democracy • link
  8. Millennials Make a Killing Day Trading on Reddit • link
  9. Education and the Blank Slate: Setting Realistic Expectations • link
  10. The UBI Revisited • link
  11. The Facade of Democracy • link
  12. Intellectualism Signaling • link
  13. The Economic Calm • link
  14. Social Taxonomy • link
  15. Millennials and Intellectualism Culture, Part 2 • link
  16. RE: How a TV Sitcom Triggered the Downfall of Western Civilization • link
  17. The Wealth Inequality Obsession • link
  18. Post-2008 Themes • link
  19. The Daily View: Dumbing-Down, Poverty in Africa, Space-X, Job Creation, Race & Crime • link
  20. Universal Basic Income – Why It Can’t Work in America • link
  21. The Minimum Wage Debate • link
  22. Thomas Hobbes and the Seeds of Liberalism • link
  23. The Gift of Autism • link
  24. Sharing Economy Dying? Debunking Salon.com Hype • link
  25. Not Smart Enough to Succeed: IQ Inequality = Income Inequality • link
  26. The Daily View: Prescriptivism , Populism, and Why Democracy Doesn’t Work • link
  27. Voters and Skin in the Game • link
March 2016
  1. Against the Elite • link
  2. The Daily View: Economics and Finance Edition • link
  3. Against IQ-ism (response to Moldbug post) • link
  4. The Intellectual Solvent, Part 2 • link
  5. Against Intellectualism • link
  6. All Roads Lead To What We Have Now • link
  7. The Fate of Gawker – What Happens Next • link
  8. NRx vs. HRx • link
  9. Explaining America’s Economic and Social Stability • link
  10. Abortion and Crime Revisited • link
  11. In Search of Fulfillment • link
  12. Defending ‘Academic’ Writing • link
  13. The Second ‘Great Experiment ‘ • link
  14. What Martin Shkreli Says About America • link
  15. He’s Right, Part 2 • link
  16. Marshmallow ‘deferers’ vs. ‘eaters’ • link
  17. National Review Writer: Working-Class Communities ‘Deserve To Die’ • link
  18. IQ: It Still Predicts A lot • link
  19. Stock Bull Market Continues, Seven Years Later • link
  20. NRx and Capitalism • link
  21. The ‘Great American Article’ • link
  22. The Daily View 3/8/2016 • link
  23. In Search of ‘Reset’ • link
  24. SJW-backlash continues • link
  25. Zerohedge, Trump and Anti-Establishment Liberalism • link
  26. Pencil Pushers and The Miracle of Capitalism • link
  27. Order – Right vs. Left • link
  28. The Daily View: Trump and Meta-narratives • link
  29. Virtue Signaling and Status • link
February 2016
  1. Age of Abundance? It Depends • link
  2. What Comes Next • link
  3. Family and Individualism • link
  4. Math Note #1 (option pricing and GR) • link
  5. Free Speech and Twitter • link
  6. The Daily View: In a Loop, MGTOW, and The Elite • link
  7. Individualism Vs. Thede • link
  8. Social Skills and Political Correctness • link
  9. ‘Low Information’ Sanders • link
  10. The Daily View: Math Resurgence, Economic Growth, Student Loans • link
  11. Scott, Utilitarians, The Rational Middle, Scientism, and Liberals • link
  12. Negative Interest Rates • link
  13. Trump’s America • link
  14. Is America Really ‘Dumbing Down’? • link
  15. Intellect: The Universal Solvent • link
  16. Web 2.0 & the Economy: It’s Different This Time, Part 2 • link
  17. The Esoteric Celebrity • link
  18. Defending ‘Theory’ and Rationalism • link
  19. He’s Right • link
  20. Millennials leading the alt-right • link
  21. NRx and Positivism • link
  22. The Internet Stands Behind Richard Dawkins • link
  23. ‘Peak Everything’ and the ‘winner-take-all’ market • link
January 2016
  1. The Writing Boom • link
  2. Moderates • link
  3. NRx Ideology & Endgame, part 2 • link
  4. Centrism • link
  5. Trump skipping the debates: a smart move • link
  6. Bernie the Brainiac? • link
  7. Four Years Later, Taleb Still Holding Grudge Against Pinker • link
  8. Alt Right Part 2, and the NRx Endgame • link
  9. The Daily View: Today in Stupid • link
  10. Free Speech, Democracy, and Crime • link
  11. Not Worried About Tech Valuations: Why It May Be Different This Time • link
  12. The Alt Right • link
  13. Nerd Culture: Here to Stay • link
  14. Debunking More IQ Denialism • link
  15. Time to Retire MLK • link
  16. The Daily View: 1/17/2016 (lots of stuff) • link
  17. Cancer: The Mid-life Killer • link
  18. The Daily View : Stocks Plunge, RIP American Dream, Why Prescription Drugs are so Expensive • link
  19. Classification of Ideologies • link
  20. Collapse Can Wait, Part 2 • link
  21. The Daily View: ‘Longest Depression’, Basic Income, Pinterest • link
  22. The Moral Decay Conundrum • link
  23. Does the Nation Make the Genius? • link
  24. Better or Worse? • link
  25. Soros: It’s the 2008 crisis all over again • link
  26. The Millennial Backlash Against The Baby Boomers • link
  27. Active Management Continues to Lag Indexes • link
  28. Re: Wealth Inequality • link
  29. The China Shop in the Bull • link
  30. In Defense of Smart People • link
  31. Paul Graham: Economic Inequality and The Refragmentation • link
  32. What libertarians can learn from the fed. government • link
  33. Digital slueths expose ‘fat acceptance’ hypocrisy • link
  34. Fairy Tales • link
December 2015
  1. Theranos, Part 2 • link
  2. Giving Theranos the benefit of the doubt • link
  3. The Big Short: Market Genius or Luck? • link
  4. High Frequency Nonsense • link
  5. The Bailouts Benefited Everyone, Not Just Bankers • link
  6. Bitcoin: It Ain’t Going Away • link
  7. Wealth Inequality Not a Big Concern • link
  8. Fredrick Brennan on Eugenics • link
  9. More Homicides = More Incarcerations • link
  10. Reactionary Realism • link
  11. Millennials Losing Faith in Democracy • link
  12. INTP people rule the world • link
  13. What isn’t being taught in schools that should be? • link
  14. An Army of Fact Checkers: How Reddit (and social media) is Destroying the SJW Narrative • link
  15. 2016 Predictions • link
  16. Why Interest Rates Are Unlikely to Rise Much, If at all • link
  17. The Student Loan Charade • link
  18. Consider Contraception • link
  19. Post-2008 Capitalism: A Guide • link
  20. They’re defecting, Mortimer: The rise of Trump and the fall of the ‘Cuck’ empire • link
  21. Post-Labor Capitalism • link
  22. 10 Harsh Truths Every Millennial Must Know • link
  23. Conservatives are smarter, better informed than liberals • link
  24. How a person with an SAT score of a 1000 writes • link
  25. He Fit the Description • link
  26. Collapse can wait • link
  27. Thoughts on Kaczynski’s Manifesto • link
  28. The New Investing Landscape • link
  29. Good Tweets • link
  30. On Not Letting Cognitive Capital Go To Waste • link
  31. How to be a Superforecaster • link
  32. Investing Recap for 2015: What worked and what didn’t • link
  33. Against the Ubermensch • link
  34. David Gelernter on Millennials and the State of Higher Education • link
November 2015
  1. The Hivemind, Immigration, and IQ • link
  2. Functional Stock Market Theory • link
  3. Media Outrage Fuels Trump Campaign • link
  4. PUA and NRx • link
  5. The Daily View: Turkey, Isolationism, & Islam • link
  6. How the Liberal Media is Always Wrong • link
  7. Classical Liberalism, Democracy, Libtertarianism, Nihilism, and NRx • link
  8. Public Policy and Obesity • link
  9. Trump’s ‘Racist’ Tweet • link
  10. Malls, Marxism, and the Future • link
  11. How Bonds Respond to Rate Hikes • link
  12. Understanding Comes Before Change • link
  13. The Daily View: Never Take Financial Advice From Zerohedge • link
  14. Abortion & Healthcare Policy • link
  15. Thomas Sowell on The Bell Curve • link
  16. NRx and Christianity • link
  17. Thoughts on France • link
  18. IQ Roundup • link
  19. Jim Simons: A rare interview with the mathematician who cracked Wall Street • link
  20. #Nationaloffendacollegestudentday • link
  21. The Free Trade & Globalization Debate • link
  22. Looking A Gift Horse in the Mouth – the Decline of the SJW Movement • link
  23. The Nordic Fairytale • link
  24. The Problem With Self-Publishing • link
  25. Libertarianism and NRx/Dark Enlightenment • link
  26. Pro-Technology = Marxist? • link
  27. The Daily View: Good Tweets, Socialism, The White Male Die-Off • link
  28. Don’t Blame the Fed – Blame Stupid People, Liberalism, Democracy • link
  29. Facebook – Protecting Your Privacy • link
  30. The Millennial Economic Tailwind/Dividend • link
  31. Resource Optimization & The Role of the State • link
October 2015
  1. The Daily View: Elite Colleges Should Abolish Tuition; Apprenticeships • link
  2. Stock Market Rebounds • link
  3. Physician Assisted Suicide and Euthanasia May Lower Healthcare Costs • link
  4. Obama Should Give His Nobel Prize to Bernanke • link
  5. Foucault, Chomsky, Pinker, and the Blank Slate • link
  6. Bitcoin Going Nuts Again • link
  7. The Rotting Foundation That Is Democracy • link
  8. STEM, Immigration, H-1B Visas, and Wages • link
  9. Pop Psychology Charlatans • link
  10. America the Intellectual Capital of the World, or Why Smart People Deserve More • link
  11. Economics Myths, Part 8: The Chinese Data is Fake • link
  12. Black-White IQ Gap Debate • link
  13. The Rise of STEM: Wealth and Intellectualism Über Alles • link
  14. 2060 IQ Projections • link
  15. IQ Tests Are Not Culturally Biased • link
  16. Economics Myths, Part 7: The Baltic Dry Index is a Reliable Economic Indicator • link
  17. Another Defeat for SJW-Left: Sweden opens world’s first male rape centre • link
  18. STEM vs. Liberal Arts: Which is Harder? • link
  19. More Emissions Violators is Good News for Volkswagen • link
  20. Economics Myths, Part 6: Alan Greenspan Caused The Financial Crisis • link
  21. Economics Myths, Part 5: QE (Quantitative Easing) Misconceptions • link
  22. IQ and Morality; IQ and Job Performance • link
  23. NRx Should Be Anti-Populist • link
  24. NRx = Red Pill • link
  25. The Millennial Mindset, Part 2: Philosophy and Wealth • link
  26. The Daily View: #pissforequality Hoax, Expatriated Cash, Unions Need More Money, Huge Web 2.0 Salaries • link
  27. Economic Myths, Part 4: Job Creation is Good • link
  28. The British Origins of HBD • link
  29. Economics Myths, Part 3: Full Employment is Good • link
  30. Falsifiability, String Theory, and Policy • link
  31. Economics Myths, Part 2: America Is In Decline/The Dollar Is Weak • link
  32. Economics Myths, Part 1: Budget Surpluses Are Always Good • link
  33. The New Mainstream Media • link
September 2015
  1. Eugenics Summary, and HBD-Based Policy • link
  2. ‘Trickle Up’ Economics; Silicon Valley Technocracy; Neo Liberals • link
  3. The Millennial Mindset – Individualism Over The Collective • link
  4. Sorry Marx, Capitalism May Not Be Self-Limiting • link
  5. Bullshit & Success • link
  6. Does Tesla Really Lose $4,000 Per Car? • link
  7. Nike Reports Blowout Earnings, Don’t Blame Bull Market on QE • link
  8. Volkswagen Scandal Exposes Liberal Hypocrisy • link
  9. The Daily View: Privacy, Silicon Valley Housing, The Failure of Democracy, Gender Achievement Gap in the Sciences • link
  10. Part 1. Misconceptions About the 2008 Financial Crisis • link
  11. The SJW Narrative Collapse • link
  12. Purple Policies, Part 2 • link
  13. The Appeal of Doom and Gloom • link
  14. The Great Debate Again: Jobs vs. Automation • link
  15. The Daily View: Teaching Kids to Code; Pinterest & Web 2.0; GOP Debate • link
  16. Breaking the Tuition Feedback Loop • link
  17. Neo Masculinity and Christianity, Darwinian Conservatism, Free Will, Biological Reality • link
  18. Hillary the Lesser of Two Evils • link
  19. NRx and Modernity • link
  20. The Economic Crisis Is In Brazil and Turkey, Not China • link
  21. Aggressive SPX Bull Call Option Strategy To Play Market Rebound • link
  22. Trolling and Fear of Rejection – A link? • link
  23. Interest Rates Are Not Going Up • link
  24. Revisiting the SVXY strategy (and why I like SVXY over VXX) • link
  25. How the left spreads misinformation, fear, and bad advice to ‘save/protect’ people • link
  26. A Post About Steve • link
  27. Our STEM Nobility • link
  28. Reiterate: Buy the dip • link
  29. Is James Altucher Right About Never Buying a Home? • link
  30. In Defense of Gawker, Sort of • link
  31. China and The Liberal War on Success • link
  32. Bailouts, Obama, and Debt • link
August 2015
  1. China’s investors find safe haven in American real estate • link
  2. Buy Stocks or Real Estate Instead of Paying Down Student Loan Debt • link
  3. Anita Sarkeesian Supports Classroom Segregation • link
  4. So Much For That China Economic Crisis • link
  5. While Many Panicked, Japanese Day Trader Made $34 Million • link
  6. College Degree: Status, Drop-outs, IQ, and Success • link
  7. Inverse Relationship Between Stock Prices and Volatility • link
  8. High-IQ Wins Again – Stocks Surge For 2nd Day • link
  9. Buy The Dip • link
  10. Wired For Success: Brain Scans Predict Mathematical Ability • link
  11. The Meritocracy We Don’t Understand • link
  12. Embracing Modernity, Part 2 • link
  13. The Purdue Plan • link
  14. The Cult of Wallacemania • link
  15. Social Hierarchies and Techno Libertarianism are Compatible • link
  16. The NRx ‘Trichotomy’ Decomes a Dichotomy • link
  17. Dale Carnegie is Wrong • link
  18. Is Verbal IQ The Same As Speech/Language? • link
  19. The Great Debate: Gamers vs. SJWs : An Etiology • link
  20. Effective Altruism Need Not Be Politically Correct • link
  21. The Trump Surge & Skepticism • link
  22. Is Your Job Next? • link
  23. Affordable Housing, Healthcare, & Tuition: Putting Things in Perspective • link
  24. Why Millennials Are Still Living With Their Parents • link
  25. IQ: Education, Socioeconomic Outcomes, and Entitlement Spending • link
  26. Revising the NRx Map • link
  27. Why Police Fire At Targets Multiple Times • link
  28. ‘Black Lives Matter’ – Dividing the Nation • link
  29. Why the Web 2.0/Tech 2.0 ‘Bubble’ Refuses to Burst • link
  30. RE: Lost Decade • link
  31. Atheist Liberals’ Pastor Jon Stewart Final Taping • link
  32. The Trump PR Machine • link
  33. Birth ‘Lottery’ Does Not Preclude Meritocracy • link
  34. Lost Decade? Hardly • link
  35. What is Better Than a Republic? (Hint: It’s Not Democracy) • link
  36. We’re Making Life Too Hard for Millennials • link
  37. Brain Training Doesn’t Make You Smarter • link
  38. Uber Worth $50 Billion, Leaves Doubters in the Dust • link
  39. Getting Rich Quick In the Silicon Valley • link
  40. We’re Not Broke • link
July 2015
  1. The Value of a Skill • link
  2. Autism/Asperger’s the New ‘Cool’? • link
  3. The Daily View: Coding Camps, Billionaires, Airport to Nowhere, Liongate • link
  4. Nature Beats Nurture • link
  5. Free Will – Welfare Liberals vs. Neo Liberals and HBD Conservatives • link
  6. The Writer and the Coder • link
  7. Bold, Determined, But Somewhat Wrong • link
  8. The Tech Rich Keep Getting Richer • link
  9. Bryan Caplan: Anti-Democracy Pioneer • link
  10. Bernie Sanders Speech, Condensed Version • link
  11. Taking the ‘Omega’ Pill • link
  12. The Gig Economy: Is Obamacare to Blame? • link
  13. More Correct Predictions (Greece, Facebook, Emerging Markets, Trump) • link
  14. What Makes Taneshi Coates Special? • link
  15. The Truth? They Can’t Handle The Truth • link
  16. Is Capitalism Dead? It Depends, I Suppose • link
  17. Wealth Creation Orgy • link
  18. The End of Jobs • link
  19. Trump & Sanders • link
  20. Countering Flawed Arguments of the Anti-College Movement • link
  21. The SPLC’s War on Reddit and Free Speech • link
  22. The Great Chinese Nothing • link
  23. Reviving the American Dream with ‘Purple Policies’ • link
  24. Millennials and the GOP • link
  25. Why They Feel Left Out • link
  26. Another Correct Prediction – AirBNB • link
  27. Why Personal Finance Has Become So Important To Millennials • link
  28. SJWs Eat Their Own • link
  29. Disparate Impact Litigation Hurts Job Seekers, Students, and Employers • link
  30. Why The Left Wants Reddit To Fail • link
  31. The Teen ‘Summer Job’ is Going Away, and That’s A Good Thing • link
  32. Sorry Liberals, Uber Is Not Going Away • link
June 2015
  1. Reddit Users Eviscerate Entrepreneurship BS • link
  2. No Love For The High-IQ Basic Income • link
  3. Sorry Middle Class, You’re Just Not That Important Anymore • link
  4. Redefining the American Dream • link
  5. In Defense of MGTOW, Part 2 • link
  6. What is this site about? • link
  7. The Great Moderation • link
  8. Wealthy foreigners bought $100 billion in US real estate • link
  9. The Virtues of the Sharing Economy • link
  10. Greece … Much Ado About Nothing • link
  11. Debunking the Gold Standard • link
  12. The Stability and Necessity of Large Systems • link
  13. The Daily View: Dumbing-Down the SAT, Matt Levine, China Bubble • link
  14. How High-IQ People Make Money In The Stock Market • link
  15. Do Tax Cuts Pay For Themselves? It May Not Matter • link
  16. The Post-2008 Wealth Creation Boom • link
  17. Why Moldbug Called It Quits • link
  18. Is Greece the first libertarian state? • link
  19. The Great Debate: Automation, Jobs, Wealth Inequality, Basic Income, Post Scarcity • link
  20. The Left Still Whining About Tech Bubbles & Silicon Valley • link
  21. Festivities Are Just Beginning (old theme) • link
  22. The Daily View: Wealth Inequality and Bond Market Liquidity • link
  23. Detecting Fake Amazon Book Reviews • link
  24. Neo-Reaction & Techno-Libertarianism • link
  25. Helping America’s Gifted Poor • link
  26. Libs Whining About Tesla Again • link
  27. Superior vs. Inferior People • link
  28. Malcom Gladwell, Exasperated Idiot • link
  29. Good Tweets, Part 2 • link
  30. The Left’s Problem With Science • link
May 2015
  1. Defending Rational Markets • link
  2. The Tyranny of the Bookish • link
  3. The Great Decoupling • link
  4. Marc Andreessen and Twitter • link
  5. Bernanke is Right • link
  6. Telling Fairy Tales To Spare Our Feelings • link
  7. The Canonization of Dr. Nash • link
  8. Defending the EMH • link
  9. Feeling Left Out? • link
  10. Uncomfortable Truths • link
  11. Everything Keeps Going Up • link
  12. Ignore the News, Part 2 • link
  13. Evidence That America Is Not In Decline (long post) • link
  14. Good Tweets • link
  15. In Today’s Economy, It Seems Like IQ Is More Important Than Ever • link
  16. The Pursuit of the Truth • link
  17. Salvation Through IQ • link
  18. Being A Liberal… • link
  19. The Healthcare Scam • link
  20. Anti-SJW Has Gone Mainstream • link
  21. Yet Another Correct Prediction • link
  22. Why There Probably Won’t Be Another Major Financial Crisis in America • link
  23. Steven Levitt is Right, Not All Life is Sacred • link
  24. Best Housing Market in the World • link
  25. Deconstructing Liberalism • link
  26. With the Exception of China, Emerging Markets Are Still Awful • link
  27. Defending Finance: Why Bankers and Economists Are Not to Blame for the Crisis • link
  28. We’re All Becoming Economists, Scientists, and Objectivists • link
  29. Smooth Sailing Ahead • link
April 2015
  1. Is the ‘Red Pill’ Teaching Obsolete Skills? • link
  2. Wisdom of the Markets • link
  3. A unified theory of online discourse • link
  4. Liberal Narrative Collapse • link
  5. Micro Economics 101 • link
  6. Peter Singer Conservatives • link
  7. Winner-Take-All Nation • link
  8. Michael Lewis, Idiot • link
  9. Grey’s Razor • link
  10. Embracing Modernity • link
  11. Taking Neo Reaction (NRx) To The Next Level • link
  12. Ravi Batra’s Social Cycle • link
  13. World’s ‘Smartest Man’ Supports Eugenics • link
  14. Smart People On Reddit Giving Police Benefit of Doubt • link
  15. In Defense of MGTOW • link
  16. 8-Year-Old Girl Makes $127,000 a Month • link
  17. Grammar • link
  18. Why Bay Area/Silicon Valley Real Estate Keeps Going Up • link
  19. Daredevil Stories • link
  20. Awstats is Awful • link
  21. The Fed May Never Raise Interest Rates Again • link
  22. Reddit Exposes Salon.com Racial Hypocrisy • link
  23. Foreigners Keep Buying US Debt – And it Makes the Left Mad • link
  24. Obsession With Logical Fallacies • link
  25. Misconceptions About Algorithmic/High Frequency Trading • link
  26. IQ Anxieties • link
  27. College Degree – A Necessary Evil • link
  28. Sornette vs. Taleb Debate • link
  29. Millennials Rebuking Liberalism • link
  30. Why Women Earn Less Than Men • link
  31. The Big Will Get Bigger • link
  32. Billion Dollar Startup Club: Separating Winners From The Losers • link
  33. Why Education is Not Curing Poverty • link
  34. The Rolling Hoax • link
  35. Ongoing Research • link
  36. How to Stop the Masses From Voting in Socialism • link
  37. Thee Cheers for Washington: America Stands Alone • link
  38. The Right Concedes the ‘Gay’ Wars • link
  39. Snapchat Proves America & Capitalism is Not in Decline • link
  40. Stanford’s Free Tuition • link
March 2015
  1. We Solved Everything • link
  2. Seth Godin’s Nod to Consequentialism • link
  3. Tesla’s Big Surprise. Don’t Bet Against High-IQ. • link
  4. Liberalism is the Problem, Not Technology • link
  5. Peter Schiff and other Doom and Gloomers Losing Credibility • link
  6. Billionaire: Your life is going to stink • link
  7. What is a Religion? • link
  8. Professors On Reddit Tire Of Liberalism • link
  9. Religion is Becoming Irrelevant • link
  10. There is Absolutely No Bubble In Technology • link
  11. Atheist Conservatism and the Dark Enlightenment • link
  12. Some Ideas to Reform Higher Education • link
  13. The Daily View: Stocks Surge, Hillary, Religion, Paul Tudor Jones • link
  14. Stocks & Bonds Surge – The 1% Wins Again • link
  15. IQ: More Than Just a Number, Part 2 • link
  16. Anti-Democracy, Part 4 • link
  17. The Success of Fed policy • link
  18. Terry Pratchett, IQ, Practice, and Mastery • link
  19. In Today’s Economy, It Pays to Know Math • link
  20. Using Cognitive Screening to Replace Costly Diplomas • link
  21. Holding the Left Accountable for Being Wrong All the Time • link
  22. IQ: More than Just a Number • link
  23. Salvation: Paleo/Christian vs. HBD/Rationalist • link
  24. The Greatest Bull Market Ever* • link
  25. Is STEM the New Celebrity Status? • link
  26. Et tu, Summers? • link
  27. Optimal Allocation of Resources • link
  28. Bridging The Red Pill and Beta Male Conservatism • link
  29. How Liberalism Distorts Perception of IQ • link
  30. 2015: Another Great Year for the Nerds • link
  31. The Liberal War on Science • link
February 2015
  1. Disingenuous Paul Krugman Wrong About Stimulus, Economy • link
  2. Stock Strategies & ‘Fundamental Drift’ • link
  3. People Beat the Market Because of IQ, Not Conspiracies • link
  4. When Will The Tech Valuations Crash? How About Never • link
  5. The Rational Something • link
  6. Creating Optimal Socioeconomic Environments for the Cognitively Exceptional • link
  7. Liberalism and the Perfectibility of Man • link
  8. What Should Neo Reaction Believe In? • link
  9. So much for that 10,000 hour rule • link
  10. Things that I am sick of people complaining about • link
  11. Economic Fallacies • link
  12. Nazism = Marxism? • link
  13. The Daily View: Post Scarcity, Divine Rights, Doom and Gloom, The Two Tenets of Leftism • link
  14. Blacks Being Underrepresented • link
  15. Is Going to Work Really So Bad? Jobbers vs. Self-Actualizers • link
  16. Don’t Bet Against America (America as an HBD success story) • link
  17. The Great Zerohedge Disappointment • link
  18. Still Not a Bubble (in Bay Area Real Estate) • link
  19. Two More Setbacks For The Left (Brian Williams & Global Warming Scandal) • link
  20. What Happens to Wealth During Market Crashes • link
  21. Market Outlook: Will Rising Interest Rates Hurt Stocks? • link
  22. The Bush Economic Boom • link
  23. The Humanities …Not So Easy, Afterall • link
  24. The left’s long string of disappointments in the post-2008 era • link
  25. MGTOW vs. The Red Pill/PUA • link
  26. Irreconcilable Differences (Pragmatic Right vs. Paleo Right) • link
  27. Our High-IQ Aristocracy • link
  28. Reddit Stands Up For Men’s Rights • link
January 2015
  1. So, What Are You? • link
  2. Self-Actualization and Indirect Value • link
  3. Andrew Sullivan Retires From Blogging • link
  4. Was The Last Decade Really So Bad? • link
  5. Eugenics Plan, Part 2 • link
  6. No Recession In Technology As Apple Reports Blowout Earnigns • link
  7. Carl Jung and the Post-2008 Era • link
  8. Too Much Whining on the Blogs About the GOP ‘Establishment’ • link
  9. The Daily View: QE vs. Fiscal Stimulus, The Rise of the Economists, America’s New Aristocracy, SAT • link
  10. The Left Wants Housing to Be a Bubble • link
  11. The Great College Debate • link
  12. The Daily View: IQ and Political Affiliation, Small Business, Obama, Healthcare, Women in STEM • link
  13. Cheer Up, Libs, Things Aren’t So Bad • link
  14. Eliminative Materialism and Economic Misconceptions • link
  15. More on Biological Determinism and Useless Degrees • link
  16. In Defense of the Millennials • link
  17. Adults, Stop Giving Bad Career Advice to Young People • link
  18. Is the National Debt a Big Deal? Maybe not • link
  19. The World is Getting Safer, So Why Does this Make Libs Mad? • link
  20. What I Want • link
  21. Improving Obama’s Community College Plan • link
  22. Much Needed IQ Realism in the Anti and Pro College Movements • link
  23. Why We Need to Put the Elite in Power • link
  24. Economic Misconceptions • link
  25. 2015 Market Predictions • link
  26. The Rise of Nerd Culture in the Post-2008 Era • link
  27. The Daily View: Silicon Valley Diversity, Basic Income, Wealth Inequality • link
  28. Autopilot Nation & The Winner Take all Economy • link
  29. Liberal Denial of Individual Congenital Cognitive Exceptionalism • link
  30. Snapchat’s Huge Windfall : The State of Web 2.0 • link
  31. Abortion and Crime – When Political Correctness and Partisan Politics Gets in the Way of Promising Research and Policy • link
  32. Common Core Fallacy • link
  33. Paul Graham on Immigration, Part 2 • link
December 2014
  1. Strong Economy Bodes Well For Neoconservative Resurgence • link
  2. 2014 – An Awful Year For The SJWs • link
  3. Let the Other 95% of Great Programmers In • link
  4. The System Worked: How the World Stopped Another Great Depression • link
  5. The Obama Boom? More Like the Bush Boom • link
  6. 2014 Year in Review – Much like 2013 • link
  7. Why There is No College Bubble • link
  8. Countering Bearish Arguments • link
  9. Why the US Economy is Doing Great or Bad (depending on how you look at it) • link
  10. Stocks Rocket Higher; Biological Determinism Bull Market Can’t Be Stopped • link
  11. What the Mohammad Islam Hoax Says About Trading and Liberalism • link
  12. Peter Boockvar Writes the Stupidest Article Ever? • link
  13. In Defense of the 2008 Bank Bailouts, Again • link
  14. Universal Healthcare Not So Great • link
  15. There’s Plenty of Room at the Bottom • link
  16. Beyond the Blank Slate: How Libs Turn High-IQ Into a Handicap • link
  17. The Left is Losing the Culture Wars • link
  18. Taxes, Debt, and QE • link
  19. Most Financial Analysis is Crap • link
  20. American Exceptionalism & The State of the Labor Market • link
  21. 2014 – An Uneventful, But Prosperous Year • link
November 2014
  1. Things That I Am Thankful For • link
  2. The Left Jubilant as Ferguson Burns • link
  3. The Power of Linear Combination ETF Portfolios • link
  4. The Daily View: Biological Determinism Bull Market, GOP, Basic Income, Shirtstorm • link
  5. Stock Market Going Much Higher • link
  6. Doom and Gloom on the Blogs • link
  7. Bigger is Better Theme Will Dominate in 2015 • link
  8. Wealth Spreaders Lose Again As Stocks Keep Going Up, GOP Victories • link
  9. Using a Linear Combination to Make Money with Stocks • link
  10. Libs Attack Success, Celebrate Failure • link
  11. Karl Denninger is Just Another Doom and Gloom Liberal • link
  12. Quasi Barrier Options • link
  13. Slow News Cycle • link
October 2014
  1. Is the ‘Dark Enlightenment’ Already Here? • link
  2. Biological Determinism Bull Market Rages On • link
  3. Post-QE, The Economy is Still Fundamentally Sound • link
  4. No, The US Economy Is Not Stuck • link
  5. Oil and Gas Prices Due for a Huge Rebound • link
  6. Free Backtesting Website • link
  7. Neil deGrasse Tyson and Philosophy • link
  8. Most and Least Respected Majors • link
  9. Facebook Stock is Going Higher • link
  10. Optimism, HBD, and the American Dream • link
  11. The Daily View : A Nation or Crybabies and Why Airlines are a Good Investment • link
  12. Anti-Democracy, Part 2 • link
  13. Optimal Allocation of Public Resources in a Meritocracy • link
  14. SVXY Strategy: Part 2 • link
  15. State of the Market and Playing Ebola • link
  16. Crude Oil Sell-off Only Temporary • link
  17. Stocks Continue Plunge • link
  18. The Daily View: STEM Bailout, Elizabeth Warren, James Altucher • link
  19. Market Update • link
  20. Flawed Argument for the Legalization of Insider Trading • link
  21. We Are Not Doomed • link
  22. Does Content Really Matter? • link
  23. The Automation Economy and the Bifurcation of the Workforce • link
  24. Public Outrage Getting in the Way of Good Eugenics Policy • link
  25. Debunking More Wealth Inequality BS • link
  26. The IQ Wars • link
  27. Post-2008 economy & HBD, Post-Scarcity, Political Science • link
  28. Some Thoughts on IQ • link
  29. The Media and Global Warming • link
September 2014
  1. The Daily View: Stocks, Individual Exceptionalism, Cultural Marxism, Birth Control • link
  2. The Great Ebola Outbreak of 2012 That No One’s Heard Of • link
  3. Illusory Superiority and IQ • link
  4. The New Gilded Age; The Post-2008 Economy, Part 4 • link
  5. We Need More Money in Politics and Less Voting • link
  6. Ali Baba Stock Going Higher • link
  7. The Futile Pursuit of Equality • link
  8. America Is Still Exceptional • link
  9. Will Technology Make All Jobs Obsolete? • link
  10. America Splitting in Two • link
  11. Some Thoughts on the 2016 Campaign • link
  12. The Beta Male Conservative • link
  13. As Stocks Keep Going up, HBD is the Future • link
  14. No, Krugman, Economics Didn’t Fail. You Failed. • link
  15. Immigration and Politics • link
  16. The Last Question, Part 2 • link
  17. The Last Question • link
  18. Some Thoughts on Healthcare • link
  19. Pro Growth Policy Ideas • link
  20. Could Millennials Be More Conservative Than Previously Thought? • link
  21. College Bashing and Skills Transference • link
  22. America’s Intellectual Renaissance • link
  23. HBD Gaining Mainstream Acceptance • link
  24. Richard Feynman’s IQ • link
  25. Noahbrain and Twitter • link
  26. Ivy League Admissions and the Economic Value of ‘Gig’ Jobs • link
  27. ‘Work Experience’ For Young Adults Provides Little Benefit • link
  28. Stock Market Surges to New Highs; The Post-2008 Economy, Part 3 • link
  29. Linkfest & Commentary • link
  30. Your Online Permanent Record • link
  31. Some Thoughts on Government, Politics & Economics • link
  32. Wealth Inequality Again • link
August 2014
  1. The Poverty Plan • link
  2. The News Cycle and Why Social Networking Threatens the Liberal Media • link
  3. Another Correct Prediction • link
  4. Anti-Democracy • link
  5. The indefatigability of the ‘unparticipatory’ economic boom • link
  6. Conservative Minimalism • link
  7. Another Record High For Stocks • link
  8. Why We Need More Testing • link
  9. The Daily View: Abortion Debate, Economic Recovery, Political Dysfunction, American Exceptionalism • link
  10. The Abortion Plan • link
  11. Everything is Awesome • link
  12. Ferguson is Not the Future of America • link
  13. People Agree: Michael Brown Deserved to Die • link
  14. Jim Goad on Millennials • link
  15. The Smartest Generation, Part 3 • link
  16. The Hollowing Out of the Middle as Home Prices Surge in the Bay Area • link
  17. A Possible Market Inneficiency Today • link
  18. Sorry Liberals, But for High-Paying Jobs, Talent Does Play an Important Role in the Hiring Process • link
  19. Libertarian = Socially Liberal ? • link
  20. Liberal Assault on Apple & Steve Jobs • link
  21. The Daily View: Ivy League Bashing and Employment • link
  22. The Daily View: Consumer Spending, Malcom Gladwell, Financial Crisis • link
  23. The Smartist Era, Part 2 • link
  24. More Wealth Inequality Bullshit • link
  25. Utilitarianism Is Not Welfare Liberalism • link
  26. The Meritocracy • link
  27. Immigration • link
  28. Liberal Attacks on ‘Nerd’ Culture • link
  29. The Smartest Generation, Part 2 • link
  30. Investment Idea #1 with SVXY • link
  31. Why Can’t Optimism Coexist with HBD? • link
July 2014
  1. Tesla Reports Huge Earnings; Score One for America and Capitalism • link
  2. Enjoy the Decline? No thanks • link
  3. Out of Wedlock Births: Not Exclusively a Black Problem • link
  4. Today’s Example of Bad Journalism • link
  5. Verbal Harder Than Math? • link
  6. High Sharpe Portfolios • link
  7. Most Americans Poorer Than Before Recession • link
  8. Bay Area the Center of the Universe as Home Prices Keep Surging • link
  9. Constructing a ‘Madoff’ Portfolio • link
  10. The Good News: Washington Is Giving Up on Everything • link
  11. The Neoconservative Resurgence • link
  12. Some Thoughts About Future Technologies • link
  13. Bill Ackman and Herbalife • link
  14. Some Ideas to Reform Education • link
  15. Some Thoughts on Investing, Investor Exceptionalism, Emerging Markets, Bubbles, and Debt • link
  16. Grey Enlightenment vs. Dark Enlightenment • link
  17. Stock Market Surge a Victory for Biological Determinism • link
  18. Buy the Dip on Ukraine Fears • link
  19. Blogging and Value • link
  20. The Greatest of Times? • link
  21. Rick Santelli and the STEM Bailout • link
  22. Ignore the News • link
  23. The Daily View: We’re All Becoming Weirdos • link
  24. More Good News For College Grads • link
  25. The Differences Between Neo/Classical Liberalism and Welfare Liberalism • link
  26. College, The Economy, and America Being in Decline • link
  27. The Uselessness of Pop Social Psychology • link
  28. The Daily View: Making Predictions, Bubbles, and Post Labor Society • link
  29. State of the Labor Market • link
  30. The Daily View: American Exceptionalism, Housing, Foreign Investors, and Selling at the Top • link
  31. The Smartest Generation • link
  32. What To Be Thankfull For On This 4th Of July • link
  33. Stocks Rally to New Highs as Obama Voted ‘Worst President Since WW2′ • link
  34. Indtroduction to Forex • link
  35. Linkfest 7/1/2014 • link
June 2014
  1. The Smartist Era of Unlimited Prosperity • link
  2. The World As It Is: Post-2008 Economic Reality Part 2 • link
  3. America – The Center of the Universe • link
  4. Time to Not Raise the Minimum Wage • link
  5. The Quadrantsphere and Biological Determinism • link
  6. Ralph Nader’s Predictable Denial of the Importance of IQ • link
  7. 13 Ways the Economy is Getting Better • link
  8. Immigration and The GOP Does Not Need to Reform • link
  9. Low Congressional Ratings, A Bullish Indicator • link
  10. The Daily View: Wealth Creation and Inequality • link
  11. College Bashing…Just Another Outlet for Liberalism • link
  12. Authenticity and Masculinity in the New Era • link
  13. Thanking the Fed for Doing a Good Job • link
  14. The Daily View: Economic Data and Wages • link
  15. Stocks Rise, Ignoring Iraq Tensons • link
  16. Immigration, Millennials, and the Smartist Era • link
  17. Eric Cantor’s Loss – A Sign of the Times • link
  18. Some Much Needed Perspective in the Student Loan Debate • link
  19. David Brat Sell-Off Day 2 • link
  20. Did David Brat Cause the Market to Fall Today? • link
  21. Planned Obsolescence • link
  22. IQ and Writing • link
  23. The Daily View: China, Debt and Why We Need More Millionaires In Congress • link
  24. The Post-2008 Economic Reality • link
  25. America’s Polarized Job Market • link
  26. An Approach to Eugenics • link
  27. A vote for the GOP is a vote for growth • link
  28. The Daily View: Economics, Poverty, Treasuries, Geithner, Bitcoin • link
  29. Education and Reality • link
  30. Ignorance, The 2008 Financial Problem, and the Limitations of Knowledge • link
  31. The Nordic Ticking Time Bomb • link
May 2014
  1. Leave the Ivy League Grads Alone • link
  2. Weak GDP? No Problem • link
  3. A Huge Bull Market • link
  4. Ignore the News and Keep Buying Stocks on the Dips • link
  5. Racial Matters • link
  6. The Daily View: Crony Capitalism, Fallacy of Composition, and Compromise • link
  7. The Daily View: Debt, The Intelligentsia, Economic Compromise, Praise for the Do-Nothing Congress • link
  8. Is College a Scam? • link
  9. Addresing the Problem of Entitlement Spending • link
  10. The Problem With Small Business • link
  11. Reclaiming The White House With Pro-Growth Policy • link
  12. Some Thoughts on Capital and Risk • link
  13. Taleb Loses Debate, Blames His Opponent • link
  14. Extraversion and IQ • link
  15. Eight Things About The Market That Don’t Worry Me • link
  16. An Indebted Generation • link
  17. Getting Rich in The Smartist Era • link
  18. The Smartist Era • link
  19. Being Early is No Better than Being Wrong • link
  20. Some Thoughts on IQ and Eugenics • link
  21. Ignore the Doom and Gloom Media • link
  22. The Liberal War on Experts • link
  23. Testing for Career Placement Gains Momentum • link
  24. Some Thoughts on Wealth Inequality and the Elite • link
  25. The Daily View: Interest Rates, Healthcare, and Sticky Wages • link
  26. Ignore the Doom and Gloom Narratives • link
  27. HFT Debate Ignores More Flagrant Manipulation • link
  28. Liberalism Failed, Not Economic Policy • link
  29. America is Still #1 • link
  30. Asian Academic Achievement: IQ or Parenting? • link
  31. The Daily View: There is NO Crisis, Donald Sterling, and Inflation • link
  32. Can Technology Make Capitalism Obsolete? • link
  33. America is Becoming an Oligarchy. So What? • link
  34. Some Thoughts on Education • link
  35. Bifurcated Inflation Gains Traction • link
April 2014
  1. Why The Rich Deserve More • link
  2. Priceactionlab Bad Analysis • link
  3. Low Paying Jobs Create Economic Value • link
  4. Speaking Too Soon Again • link
  5. More Evidence Bigger is Better • link
  6. IQ and SAT Scores as a Solution to the Student Loan Crisis • link
  7. A Case Against Secular Stagnation • link
  8. In Praise of the Contrarian Blogging Movement • link
  9. No, We Don’t Need to Put People to Work • link
  10. Time for Putin to Cut-Off Gas to Europe? • link
  11. The Day That Died: The Worst of Business Journalism • link
  12. A Nation of Crybabies • link
  13. The Daily View: Inflation, Peter Schiff, and QE • link
  14. Paul Krugman Still An Idiot • link
  15. Robot Jobs For The Future • link
  16. We’re Still In a Goldiocks Economy • link
  17. The Daily View 4/16/2014 • link
  18. Out of Control Entitlement Spending • link
  19. A Solution in Need of a Problem • link
  20. Liberal Denial of Genetic Determinism • link
  21. Irrational Investors Don’t Exist • link
  22. A Critical Look at Warren Buffett • link
  23. Our New Era • link
  24. More Bullshit by Business Insider • link
  25. The State of the Economy • link
  26. Could High Frequency Trading Have a Stabilizing Effect on the Market? • link
  27. Could Republicans Endorse Eugenics? • link
  28. Liberals Attacking Technology Again • link
  29. Job Report Proves Krugman is Wrong • link
  30. Let’s Teach the Kids to Code • link
  31. Nicholas Nassim Taleb Wrong Again, Loses Temper • link
  32. How Not to Predict Crisis • link
March 2014
  1. Crimea Much Ado About Nothing • link
  2. Henry Blodget Wrong Again • link
  3. Small Business Still For Suckers • link
  4. Bay Area Home Prices Keep Going Up • link
  5. It Pays to Be Smart • link
  6. Wealth Inequality is Here to Stay But Won’t Lead to Crisis • link
  7. Is partisanship holding back good policy in the abortion debate? • link
  8. In Praise of Low Wages • link
  9. The Success of Reaganomics • link
  10. No, it’s not time for a basic income • link
  11. Why We Need Gridlock Or, Better Yet, Complete Republican Control • link
  12. Liberal Media Bias in Coverage of Auto Recalls • link
  13. Immigration and the Liberal War on Success • link
  14. Revisiting Correct Predictions • link
  15. The Free Market Case For More Immigration • link
  16. Sorry, No Student Loan Bubble • link
  17. Why Economists Don’t Need To Be Able To Predict • link