Aug 7, 2021 • 1HR 19M

The Twitter Episode

Finchley Place #9

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Do you like games? What about expression games? Language games? Do you think you know how communication works? Shame on you.
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Amir, Spendy, and Crispy talk Twitterbrain, the unspoken rules of ingroup, and how saying a rule out loud changes its status. Plus, the role of social strategy in everyday life—it’s more than just Machiavellian!—and why our social tactics are “anti-inductive.”

“We cut the world into pieces with words, distinctions, categories. Analogy and metaphor sews things back together, reminds us of the inherent sameness of everything.” (@amirism_)