TED Talks: Emotions

 

Vocabulary:

down to torso
disarticulated
encephalitics
idolatry
comity of man
spectacular rant
scrutiny
truism

 

Chat:

Lee Wright	10:03 PM
How Amazon, Apple, Facebook, and Google manipulate our emotions.
In Google We Trust.
Don't pay fair share of taxes.
Destroy society.
Scott Galloway
Whose fault is it? It's our fault. We're electing regulators who don't have the backbone to actually go after these companies.
They want to appeal to the irrational parts of us, not the rational parts.
There is NO anonymity on the Internet from the governments.
Mark Zuckerberg
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Gerard Arbat	10:14 PM
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Lee Wright	10:14 PM
They use us; they don't care about us.
	
me	10:15 PM
0.6%
	
Lee Wright	10:15 PM
Forgiveness is easier to get than permission.
	
Gerard Arbat	10:17 PM
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Lee Wright	10:17 PM
I use Amazon and Google only.
Amazon to buy things. Google for searches.
They go offshore.
Panama Papers, Cayman Islands
	
me	10:19 PM
2018
	
Lee Wright	10:19 PM
The Ireland-Netherlands connection.
Swiss bank accounts
	
me	10:21 PM
1. Can you believe that the opportunity to love others more important then medicine for your health?
	
Lee Wright	10:21 PM
Facebook is chaotic, information overload to me.
Lazy, anti-social
liars
Statistics show that Facebook users are less happy.
inactive
FB users become lazier
It's a little or none at all. That's the choice.
scarce
Pinterest
	
me	10:25 PM
snapchat
	
Lee Wright	10:25 PM
Snapchat
avatars, pictures
Hand writing is almost an extinct skill.
Robinson Cruesoe
Flick chicks
chick flicks
chick books
"The Information Age"
They are monopolies and we have little choices to using other platforms.
In the USA, I don't worry too much. In Turkey I would worry a lot.
"Fire and forget".
filter
We are family.
PROFIT.
FB allows propaganda!
Brainwashing...
Their stockholders want PROFIT.
Market forces
spare no expenses
Money is no object.
	
Gerard Arbat	10:38 PM
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Lee Wright	10:39 PM
Government cares more.
	
me	10:40 PM
2. What special is about Swatch watch?
	
Lee Wright	10:40 PM
Swiss watch
"If you mate with me, your children are more likely to survive than if you mate with someone wearing a Swatch watch."
	
Gerard Arbat	10:42 PM
q
	
Lee Wright	10:43 PM
Amazon is FAST and CHEAP. You can buy anything!
Amazon is ONLINE only. No stores.
Dash buttons
	
Gerard Arbat	10:47 PM
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Lee Wright	10:47 PM
Membership
books, movies, music
Bezos
Amazon makes our lives better.
It gives us what we WANT and NEED.
	
me	10:51 PM
Lenin
Marks
	
Lee Wright	10:52 PM
Nothing that stop a capitalist from earning double profit if there is an opportunity to do so.
can stop...
Politicians lie, mislead, misrepresent,
anger, hatred
patriotism
fear
LGBT, sexual assaults
negative feelings are stronger and easier to manipulate
Trump
Leyla likes Trudeau.
Peoplekind
He's handsome.
gender-neutral
anthem
parentland
	
me	10:59 PM
https://padlet.com/LeeWright/TEDTalk
	
Lee Wright	10:59 PM
Truth
	
me	10:59 PM
axiom ?
	
Lee Wright	11:00 PM
A truism is a universal truth.
Practice makes perfect.
Money talks.
	
me	11:00 PM
idolatry
	
Lee Wright	11:00 PM
idolatry (eye DOLL uh tree)
idol
No idolatry in Islam
an idol is something you worship
our camaraderie
comity = social harmony
sci-fi, roma

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