Studying information security at Financial University and fighting the Great Reset takeover of society
robertblinov.net ~ 18.1y old in Moscow
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🌲 Tho i think it's called open-mindedness. every other person, if not more, claims to be open-minded on social media. but who knows how it actually is
🌻 Robert Blinov "Have an open mind, but not an empty head" - Edward Tufte
🏒 Lucian Marin You can't. Find people who think like you do.
🌻 Robert Blinov Find people who will change minds if their intuition does not find anything wrong with your reasoning. (I'm one of them.)
🌻 Robert Blinov Writing is a form of thinking, and leads me to find new ways of looking at things. This means constant structural improvement and word changes - something that's much easier to do on a computer than with pen and paper.
🌲 Tho i'm absolutely incapable of writing long posts. most of my thoughts are not longer than a few sentences, at best. i really struggle to squeeze long thoughts out of my brain :-(
🌻 Robert Blinov Being contrarian is valuable: improvement is possible only through questioning current best-practices and trying different approaches. And if a contrarian's approach ends up being the best, he will get quite a lot of demand for the little supply he has to offer.
🏒 Lucian Marin Contrarians use inversion mental model: invert, always, invert. Lots of hard problems are solved following this approach.
David Antoine For those who like sci-fi, "The Silent Sea" is a great watch ... It's Korean. There is an English dubbed version but I didn't liked it, so I watched it in Korean with English subtitles...
🌻 Robert Blinov Subtitles are always better than dubbing.
👨‍💻 Matthieu V. With so much years and Windows then on Linux, I struggle with macOS keyboard layout, but the OS is so smoooth compared to Linux !
🌻 Robert Blinov If you're struggling with the character placement, you might like Ilya Birman's Typography Layout: ilyabirman.net/typ...
🏒 Lucian Marin I want to get an M1 MacBook Air if M2 version has white screen borders. I can wait until WWDC 2022. An OLED laptop with Linux would be nice, but macOS just works.
🏒 Lucian Marin The new profile summary block fixes this issue.
🌻 Robert Blinov It looks like an input field :-(
Novichok Maybe I wasn't aware of this part of the internet before but especially in the past few years I have noticed more and more spaces like this. Simple, text-based thought exchange with like-minded people from around the globe.
🌻 Robert Blinov Welcome to the small web. We have our own search engine too: wiby.me
🏒 Lucian Marin Previously it looked busier, but I reduced it to bare minimum. There are some cool people around this part of the internet.
🌻 Robert Blinov I like the new aesthetic! But I would add a little more space between Joined/Seen/Logout and the feed.
🌲 Tho such as?
🌻 Robert Blinov A different store, a different cafe, a different metro station.
🌻 Robert Blinov Instead of wasting time in a queue, I spend the same time walking to a queue-free place.
🌲 Tho such as?
🌻 Robert Blinov Arno Wellens about the overarching EU: iteroni.com/watch?...
🌻 Robert Blinov In Russia, a person does not break the law. The law breaks the person.
🌻 Robert Blinov Nature is much more beautiful in real life than in photos.
Novichok agreed. possibly because "beauty" is not only related to the object displayed but also the subject experiencing it.
🌻 Robert Blinov Knowing Italian gives me insight into Latin roots. And that helps with understanding what words *really* mean.