Tag: memes

  • Heartache

    Heartache

    Thinking through the gaslighting and carnage of the past four years is enough to make even the most devout a bit sad. 2023 was the most difficult for my family. The economy was absolutely brutal, and it’s not like things suddenly got better in 2024; it’s just not 2023 anymore, and that’s enough. The immigration…

  • Trigrams

    Trigrams

    Essential tool in the great meme war. Made popular by Bitstein in “The Art of Bitcoin Rhetoric”. Learn them and use them. They are effective communication tools and are useful in meme propagation. Trigram. A group of three consecutive units. These units can be letters, numbers, or other elements, depending on the context. Trigrams Orange…

  • Notes on Memetics – A Growth Industry in US Military Operations

    Notes on Memetics – A Growth Industry in US Military Operations

    Bullet points from this Marine Corps paper on memetics. This is from 2005, seems like some of these ideas have been incorporated into the latest FM. Thesis: Tomorrow’s US military must approach warfighting with an alternate mindset that is prepared to leverage all elements of national power to influence the ideological spheres of future enemies…