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Midwest born and raised, Brian is a US Navy Veteran who served as a Lieutenant aboard a 688 class nuclear submarine in the Pacific Theater.

He graduated from Vanderbilt University with a degree in psychology. He is a Park Leadership Fellow and has a Masters degree from Cornell University’s Johnson School. Brian lives in “Tornado Alley” with his wife and three daughters.

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superintelligenceJust finished SUPERINTELLIGENCE by Nick Bostrom (a very smart guy btw). It is a must read for any human who values the existence of the human race. Bostrom tackles the coming Artificial Intelligence explosion by looking at the issue through a tri-colored lens: macro-economics, game theory, and philosophy.Lots of new concepts here for me, and I was already keen on the topic: AI as an oracle, gen...

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“When ego trumps fidelity, the end result is inevitably betrayal—betrayal of country, of kith or kin, or of self.”
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“Life is a suicide mission.”
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“There were times—not many, but a few—when Jon Snow was glad he was a bastard.”
George R.R. Martin

“Whereas it appeareth that however certain forms of government are better calculated than others to protect individuals in the free exercise of their natural rights, and are at the same time themselves better guarded against degeneracy, yet experience hath shewn, that even under the best forms, those entrusted with power have, in time, and by slow operations, perverted it into tyranny; and it is believed that the most effectual means of preventing this would be, to illuminate, as far as practicable, the minds of the people at large, ....whence it becomes expedient for promoting the publick happiness that those persons, whom nature hath endowed with genius and virtue, should be rendered by liberal education worthy to receive, and able to guard the sacred deposit of the rights and liberties of their fellow citizens, and that they should be called to that charge without regard to wealth, birth or accidental condition of circumstance.”
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