Sitemap - 2023 - The Intrinsic Perspective

NYT vs. OpenAI lawsuit, why Hemingway drank, Substack's supposed Nazi problem

Your EXTREMELY ONLINE holiday gift guide

Screen time for toddlers

Excuse me, but the industries AI is disrupting are not lucrative

Why Altman really got fired, Genghis Khan's descendants, marriage & politics, Starship launch

The risk of another consciousness winter

Being thankful life is long and math is true

Osama bin Laden's TikTok popularity is based on childish notions of evil

Why I keep turning down The New York Times

Nerd culture is murdering intellectuals

A moon found inside Earth, AI regulation, recess isn't real play, TIP's artist speaks

The egregore passes you by

The Intrinsic Perspective's subscriber writing: Part 2

My guide to writing an essay that doesn't suck

Watching people die is making us more like ancient Rome

Alien biosignatures, science drama, AI confabulation, pig Hitler

The Intrinsic Perspective' subscriber writing: Part 1

Walled gardens mean online writing is dead. Long live online writing!

Ambitious theories of consciousness are not "scientific misinformation"

Serial killers are out. Subway pushers and mass shooters are in.

LK-99 as a cautionary tale for prediction markets

Covid deaths in Sweden, ChatGPT costs, color vision vs. sex, Einstein's aptitude test

Consciousness is a great mystery. Its definition isn't.

Reception for The World Behind the World

What the heck happened in 2012?

I want to read your work (call for subscriber writing)

Please don't sue the scientists who exposed your papers for containing bad data

Primer but with superconductors, Bukowski, AI spam, dinosaur civilizations


Star Trek predicted generative AI, and the future of fiction, literally perfectly

On my increasing nervousness as publication of my book draws near

The internet's "town square" is dead

The Intrinsic Podcast #3: What does it mean to be an intellectual online?



High-tech pastoral as the new aesthetic

Energy drinks extend your life, McCarthy passes, book reveal, social media sociopathy

AI writing is proliferating in major media organizations

The UFO craze was created by government nepotism and incompetent journalism

Stop trying to make a "good" social media site

The White House agrees you have a small brain

The mind-body problem was discovered by a princess

Siblings aren't always 50% related, Congress on AI, education in 1912, dog turns 31

Your IQ isn't 160. No one's is.

The Intrinsic Podcast #2: Traditional publishing is dying

I owe my career to the SAT

Elon Musk's Substack ban was needless drama. Where did the adults go?

Why is my novel a hit in Italy but not the United States?

ChatGPT to happily designs a death camp, remote work, how puppies learn


Why are famous writers suddenly terrible when they write on Substack?

How to navigate the AI apocalypse as a sane person

"I am Bing, and I am evil"

Book launch response, longevity researchers who don't age, EA criticism goes overboard

The Intrinsic Podcast #1: Can science escape academia?

INTRODUCING: The World Behind the World

Remote work is the best thing to happen to families in decades

If serotonin isn't linked to depression, why do SSRIs even work?

Video! Game! Addiction!

Sam Harris podcast appearance, Minecraft's End Poem, science slows down

8 New Year's resolutions for The Intrinsic Perspective (and 1 for me)