@niplav sending out the locusbeacon into deep space ... praying our hero will arrive in our time of greatest need ...

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Please help me my instance is dying

(I'm looking for a new instance, if anyone wants to offer me a spot…)

so what's the schelling point for where to go after this

probably mastodon.social so I guess what's the non-schelling actually best point

@niplav and more critically we missed the Miscellaneous Symbols and Pictographs but that's just democracy

After another fair bit-chosen, we continue our search for the best unicode character, with a quaternary search by codepoint.

Round 5 (attempt 2, I get that this is frustrating because we landed in unassigned territory. See it as punting the question to the future):

@niplav 😲 huh so he did (and also his Facebook), did he give any reasons why anywhere

If it does any help, all AI safety advocates I know are in the 99th percentile of being transhumanist, myself included.


need to be smarter for positive singularity
need to have positive singularity to become smarter

maybe for most people social media isn't an epistemic hazard, but “just” an attention hazard?

there's a lot of alpha left in high-weirdness mental wellbeing interventions


if i ever see any of you in public, the code is “i like your shoelaces”

that way we know we’re from fedi without revealing anything

The EA community is grabbing xrisk by the black balls

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a Schelling point for those who seek one