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Some philosophies and world-views seem to be incompatible by design: one tell is the redefinition of common words, which frustrates conversation and learning. The goal of incompatible philosophies appears to be the same as incompatible technology: a captive audience.

When lamenting how hard it is to communicate across divides, remember TCP/IP: this suite of protocols, powering the Internet, is essentially an agreement 1. to collaborate and 2. on how to do so, facilitating universal communication, despite language, nation and politics.

“Our people are our most valuable asset.” I know it’s possible to abstract human beings into cost and income data in your calculations as an expedient, but when you say it like this to our face, it makes it seem like you like it.