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Review of I Am A Strange Loop by Douglas Hofstadter – Part 1

I recently finished I Am A Strange Loop by Douglas Hofstadter. The book is an introduction to the core ideas about self, self-reference, feedback loops and consciousness asĀ  an emergent phenomena. The core question that is considered is What do … Continue reading

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Slumdog Oscarpati!!

Slumdog Oscarpati!!!!!!!! Slumdog Oscarpati!!!!!!!! And the Oscar goes to ….. Slumdog Millionaire!!! Well finally it happened. A Oscar to a film made in India with all Indian actors. An when it rains here, it pours, literally. So when Uncle Oscar … Continue reading

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