Ericisms

Eric often uses terms or turns-of-phrase that some people may not immediately understand. This page is a reference source for those only. This should not be confused with more general topic areas that may at first cause confusion such as the DISC, EGOs, Load-Bearing Fictions, etc.

See also:

A/B TestingEdit

Adaptive LandscapeEdit

Adaptive ValleyEdit

Adjective, Occupation, Name FormulaEdit

AgencyEdit

Agentic LeadershipEdit

Anthropic CapitalismEdit

Anti-ExpertEdit

Anti-FragilityEdit

Anti-InterestingEdit

Anechoic EraEdit

Artificial OutelligenceEdit

Audience CaptureEdit

Audio SamizdatEdit

The Big NapEdit

Break-Glass-in-case-of-Emergency PeopleEdit

Checksum Theory of PoliticsEdit

Church and Pike CommissionsEdit

Contrast BlindnessEdit

ConsensusEdit

The Cosmic Spelling BeeEdit

Deaths of AccountabilityEdit

De-PotemkinEdit

Dining a la CarteEdit

Don't screw yourself out of magicEdit

Don't wait for the bread to riseEdit

Double Island RulesEdit

The Educational ComplexEdit

Edugenic HarmEdit

Efficient FrontierEdit

Electronic Tribalism & Electronic FeudalismEdit

Environment of Evolutionary AdaptationEdit

Environmental InsultEdit

Escher's Hands Drawing HandsEdit

EvergreeningEdit

Fact-CheckerEdit

Facultative AutismEdit

Fear, Uncertainty, and Doubt (FUD)Edit

Forced CitationEdit

Game BEdit

Gating FunctionEdit

Gene DriveEdit

Genius vs ExcellenceEdit

Gini CoefficientEdit

GoliaputianEdit

High AgencyEdit

Hypocrisy BudgetEdit

Iago MediaEdit

IrrationalityEdit

It's a beautiful thingEdit

ImposterEdit

Injustice BudgetEdit

Institutional BetrayalEdit

KayfabeEdit

KnarcEdit

Long-Form PodcastingEdit

Limbic Business ModelEdit

LitellaEdit

The Looting PartyEdit

Long Term vs Short Term OptimizationEdit

Long/short positions (nuanced positions)Edit

Maladaptive strategiesEdit

MeaningEdit

Message ViolenceEdit

Middle FingerEdit

Minus EpsilonEdit

The N^2 RevolutionEdit

New Gimmick EconomyEdit

New OrchardsEdit

No Living HeroesEdit

Operation COINTELPROEdit

Oral TorahEdit

Overton WindowEdit

Perfectly LegalEdit

Physics DollarsEdit

Potemkin VillageEdit

Preference FalsificationEdit

Rent-seeking ElitesEdit

Reputational ViolenceEdit

Resource CaptureEdit

Responsible Conspiracy TheorizingEdit

Riding on a technical substrateEdit

Rough SpaceEdit

SebergingEdit

Section A of the Reserve IndexEdit

Selective PressuresEdit

Semi-reliable Communal Sense-makingEdit

SkadooshEdit

Sharp Minds vs Sharp ElbowsEdit

Snap to Grid IntellectualismEdit

Speaking FeeEdit

Split Level ArgumentEdit

Steady HandsEdit

Steel-ManningEdit

Teaching DisabilitiesEdit

Terms of ServiceEdit

Totalizing IdeologiesEdit

The Twin Nuclei ProblemEdit

ObserverseEdit

The Optics are the SubstanceEdit

There is no secret ingredientEdit

ThinkquisitionEdit

Technology Intelligence Media (TIM)Edit

Type I & Type II ErrorEdit

UmweltEdit

The United States of Absolutely Nothing (U.S.A.N.)Edit

Vampire Syndrome or Vampire EffectEdit

White SuitEdit

Wu-Yang DictionaryEdit

ZugzwangEdit