Sugar, Opium, and Addiction: Weaponizing Drugs and Pain

Health is a great measure of prosperity.  It affords mental and physical stability.  (Expand on Antifragility and Stoicism) The predatory and parasitic segments of hyper powerful individuals and families seem likely to follow their incentives along the lines of keeping the polis free and intelligent enough to be productive but weak enough that they don’t establish […]

Elastin as a Key Measure

Potential Vulnerability Elastin   Relevance as Vulnerability Does not regenerate as readily as essentially any other tissue (currently vetting this claim) Clarifies cost imposed by any health, academic, and political professionals proffitting from pseudoscience Potential measure for value of testimonies regarding central controversies such as wheat and vegetable oil “It’s a very important molecule to […]

Re: parasitism, immorality, predation etc…

First thing to get is that predation, parasitism and cooperation are all natural consequences of the same natural phenomena – life must seek assyemtrical benefit to survive. From there – cooperation because it multiplies agency through aligning agents, opposed to predation and parasitism which reduces net agency, provides the only strategy (application of natural phenomena) […]

Saturated Fat

“Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading global cause of death, accounting for 17.3 million deaths per year.” -Presidential Advisory From the American Heart Association, 2017 Claim 1: “lowering intake of saturated fat and replacing it with unsaturated fats, especially polyunsaturated fats, will lower the incidence of CVD. ” Suggests DASH (Dietary Approaches to Stop Hypertension) […]

Vegetable Oil

Governments and corporations can be used to amplify group and individual agency.  They are also, at present,  very exploitable for parasitism such as selling legislation as a product and lying for profit in the mass media, political,  financial, health, or academic sectors. As a result, each degree of increased capacity for intelligence and self defense […]