building ๐Ÿž | interests: monetary policy, learning design, game economies & bikes | writing and youtube: kyla.substack.com

Kentucky/LA/kyla.eth
Joined July 2014
Why do we speculate? On unhappiness, short-termism, the (maybe?) return to analog, Munger's dorms, Zillow's risk mispricing, and the role of policy makers in a new world Humans are cyclical, and so the systems we build are cyclical too kyla.substack.com/p/why-specโ€ฆ
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This, from @kylascan's latest newsletter, is really great and pretty much exactly how I feel about the world:
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ahhh market so new covid variant (mutated & spreading), China delisting (also Jamie Dimon lol), Fed taper plans dissolving away (backdrop of banks revising GDP growth to ~8% ha) inflation still here, Turkey Lira v unstable, selloff in risk (liqudiations soonish??) & thin volume
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i think but i am always uncertain about most things
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market really just in a silly goofy mood right now
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What should we be grateful for? Plato: The immortality of the soul Aristotle: Practical Wisdom Plotinus: Divine Emanation Descartes: Cognition Spinoza: Nature Kant: The moral law within Marx: The Contradictions of Capitalism Heidegger: Unconcealment Levinas: The Face
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periodic reminder that if Steve Jobs pursued a miserably narrow model of utilitarianism, he would never have founded Apple. The spirit of fuckery, the Promethean fire in the eyes of a person who has come alive, a high voltage spirit, is the most valuable commodity on the planet
Replying to @visakanv
Did the world need a pair of annoying hippie nerds hijacking infrastructure to make prank calls? Well that depends, does the world need iPhones?
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this is the ideal world
A map centered on Antarctica
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who doesnt want to talk about gas prices the day before everyone gets in their car to drive around aha awesome
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If you havenโ€™t seen @KylaScan making financial education fun with a video or tweet, then you arenโ€™t doing Twitter right, trust us. We couldnโ€™t have an #ETFintwit #Top50 list without her. See the full list: bit.ly/3HWvaCP (10/27)
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Sitting on the runway, with nowhere to run from the pain
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the crying babies create a symphony for us, as they can express their true emotions to the world
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also the cost of fuel of this idling i dont even want to know
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I was the last person on my connecting flight and sprinted through the Las Vegas airport, but embodied the gmi
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