10 Seconds of Extreme Trading, Gou Miyagi, Dishonest Politicians and Francis Bacon

10 Seconds of Extreme Trading. Via Jody.

Gou Miyagi via Iain Tait.

The world is a much safer place now than in previous years. In the 1980s, the threat was total annihilation of the entire world, and today, it’s some terrorists blowing up a vehicle. Yet, politicians deceptively and dishonestly justify endemic mass surveillance by the world being “more dangerous”.

Rick Falkvinge on politicians.

Dangerous Minds on Francis Bacon and his struggles with chance.