Comedy Theory


I am working on a theory that would explain how comedy works, and turn the process of writing jokes into an understandable process that anyone can learn.

Rational Fiction


Fiction with consistent rules that teaches science, rationality, and rewards reader’s thinking.

Story Structure


Story is made out of series of events. The sequence of all the events is called a Plot.

You can face the reality


What is true is already so. Owning up to it doesn’t make it worse.

Light


The stars don’t care, or the Sun, or the sky. But they don’t have to! We care!

What are Cognitive Biases?


Our brain takes mental shortcuts that distort our picture of the world.

Confirmation Bias


We jump to conclusions, and then look for information that confirms our beliefs.

Sunk Cost Fallacy


Let’s say you’ve been planning to go see a movie this Friday, and have already bought a ticket, but now that it’s time to go out you realize that you don’t want to go, and that you would rather enjoy spending your ...

Rationalization


We do whatever feels good, and then come up with explanations that make us feel better about it.

Expected Utility


How to take calculated risks and make decisions under uncertainty.

Tips on self-control and will power


How to be proactive, stay consistent and do what you think is right.

Principles of learning


How to be efficient at learning new skills.

Tips on achieving the flow


Flow is an amazing state that you enter when you’re completely immersed into some activity.

False Dichotomy


Taking a complex issue and boiling it down to 2 options when there’s more alternatives available.

For those who are trying to find their passion


Ultimately, man should not ask what the meaning of his life is, but rather must recognize that it is he who is asked.

How do you come up with startup ideas?


Here’s my reply to a person who asked this question

Anchoring Bias


People rely too heavily on the piece of information that they have received first.

Rick and Morty writer’s room


I wanted to figure out how does the process of writing a Rick and Morty episode look like, and here’s the information I could assemble.

Using tracking to develop daily habits


Using tracking to develop daily habits