The Pink Monkey project is underway. Hans Rosling is on board.


The whole P/R thing is impossible to see as anything other than philosophy.  So people argue about Kant.  I don’t want to argue against Kant or for Kant or to relate what I’m doing to bloody Kant.  I want consequences in how we understand our social selves in everyday commerce and in madness.

I think Collier would have a dynamical description of the expenditure of energy in autocratic societies that is made manifest in the P-world as threats. In an autocracy, threats hold the whole thing together.  A plurocracy (in which power is distributed and authority multi-dimensional) ought to be more stable, exhibiting lower effective dimensionality (& be easier to cartoon)