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Ways To Be More Interesting in Conversation

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Data, information, knowledge, insight, wisdom, and Conspiracy Theory

The relationships among these different types of knowing has always been something that intrigued me.  Now it's all spelled out diagrammatically:

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German lexicographic richness

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How AI Reporting Works

Yesterday's SMBC is somewhat unfair, but still funny. The punchline:

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Dinosaur wine tasting

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Noise and bias

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Dinosaur intonation

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Morphological logic (gates)

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Trash talk

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Cultural evolution

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The Genius Gene

Panel 3 of today's SMBC displays a caricature of Nicholas Wade:

(That's not really supposed to represent Mr. Wade, as far as I know — but for why you might think so, see the list of past posts below…)

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