“What if we just decided not to fall apart? What if we decided not to wait to see what happens next, but instead decided what we want to happen and then decide how to make it happen?”—Currently reading Love is a Mixtape, by Rob Sheffield
“the fountains mingle with the river,
and the rivers with the ocean;
the winds of heaven mix forever,
with a sweet emotion;
nothing in the world is single;
all things by a law divine.
in another’s being mingle —
why not i with thine?”—Love’s Philosophy by Percy Bysshe Shelley (via thefeygirl)
Here is an essay version of my notes from Peter Thiel’s recent guest lecture in Stanford Law’s Legal Technology course. As usual, this is not a verbatim transcript. Errors and omissions are my own. Credit for good stuff is Peter’s.
When thinking about the future of the computer age, we…
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