News Bits

by Luke Muehlhauser on January 21, 2012 in News

New at Less Wrong: Can the Chain Still Hold You?

New at Facing the Intelligence Explosion: Value is Complex and Fragile.

Also new links at my Twitter page.

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News Bits

by Luke Muehlhauser on January 10, 2012 in News

New at lukeprog.com: Review Articles.

New at Less Wrong: What Curiosity Looks Like.

From Twitter:

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Fame

by Luke Muehlhauser on January 8, 2012 in Funny

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News Bits

by Luke Muehlhauser on January 4, 2012 in News

At Facing the Intelligence Explosion: Don’t Flinch Away.

New at lukeprog.com: Nonfiction Book Choices for a General Audience.

Alonzo Fyfe: A Basic Review of Desirism, Desirism and Neurobiology.

Luke Barnes summarizes much of the fine-tuning literature, and in particular critiques Victor Stenger’s new book The Fallacy of Fine-Tuning.

From Twitter:

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Best Albums Since 2000

by Luke Muehlhauser on January 2, 2012 in Music,Reviews

Since I’m in the mood…

  1. Ys by Joanna Newsom, 2006
  2. 6 by Supersilent, 2003
  3. La Pasión según San Marcos by Osvaldo Golijov, 2001
  4. Disappeared by Spring Heel Jack, 2000
  5. Whatever You Love You Are by The Dirty Three, 2000
  6. Evangelista by Carla Bozulich, 2006
  7. The Little Match Girl Passion by David Lang, 2007

(I’m sure I’m missing quite a lot. I’ve consumed far more music than film, but musical opinion is less trustworthy and less well-aggregated than film opinion, especially in jazz and the avantgarde.)

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