Perplexed

Vishisht Sachin Kataria
weekly newsletter.
Created 11 May 2021
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  • Are all trends destined for the same fate as Tamagotchis and yo-yos?
    30 Sep 2021 • 3 min read • 2 2
    The tipping point is that magic moment when an idea, trend, or social behavior crosses a threshold, tips, and spreads like wildfire. - Malcolm Gladwell I recently came across a video by Matt D’Avella ...
  • #3 Not An Algorithm
    27 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 1 0
    #1 Chernobyl’s Blown Up Reactor 4 Just Woke Up - Andrew Tapalaga The nuclear disaster that occurred in 1986 will forever be remembered, but the world will soon have a reminder of the event as the zone...
  • #2 Not An Algorithm
    14 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 2 0
    #1- Girls Music Kabul What I typed into Google August 16th, 2021 - Linda Wolf Can you imagine being a young musician and having your sister call you in crisis and tell you to destroy your guitar becau...
  • #1 Not An Algorithm
    05 Sep 2021 • < 1 min read • 4 2
    Hey guys, welcome to a new section of this newsletter! A lot of you that have been reading this newsletter regularly may know how vocal I have been regarding the evils of algorithmic content curation ...
  • How socialisation influences us
    30 Aug 2021 • 6 min read • 8 4
    Socialisation is defined as a process in which human beings interact with each other individually and in groups. It is the process by which one learns the traditions, customs and accepted behaviours i...
  • US WITHDRAWAL FROM AFGHANISTAN: A FAILURE?
    23 Aug 2021 • 3 min read • 8 2
    The primary objective in Afghanistan since the 2001 and 9/11 attacks was to destroy and diminish the threat of terrorism (Al Qaeda) against the United States and its allies. This withdrawal marks the ...
  • Learn → Teach
    16 Aug 2021 • 1 min read • 7 0
    We all possess knowledge that may seem painfully obvious to us, but is mind blowing to others. The mistake most of us make is believing some ideas are not worth sharing or teaching to others. You don’...
  • Why people should stop blaming capitalism.
    13 Aug 2021 • 4 min read • 7 2
    CAPITALISM NOT ONLY PROMOTES FREEDOM. CAPITALISM IS FREEDOM. I’d like to start of this week’s newsletter by first defining the term ‘capitalism’, by capitalism I mean, an economic system based on the ...
  • Be willing to embarrass yourself
    02 Aug 2021 • 1 min read • 6 0
    The day I set up my website and this newsletter, I was met with a short lasting yet overwhelming boost in confidence, I imagined myself at very substantial amount of subscribers, then signing a book d...
  • MAKE ROOM FOR LIFE
    25 Jul 2021 • 1 min read • 7 2
    Existence is meant to be fun. It doesn’t go anywhere it just is. Once we’ve reached a milestone, What’s next? We instantly move onto chasing another goal, Hoping we can make it. The world promotes thi...
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