Ooh, Gemroff, Effective Altruism & Pronatalism


A directory of weblogs, organised into categories. Made by Phil Gyford.


…heavily inspired by both Gemtext and Roff. The markup language itself is line-based like Gemtext, but supports inline markup as well as some additional block markup.

With a CLI utility for converting to Gemtext, HTML & plain text.

Ineffective Non-Altruism

Now, I think it tells you quite a lot about Effective Altruism that someone can say in all seriousness “I’ve decided to stop working on evidence-backed poverty relief programs and start working on stopping Skynet from The Terminator, because I think it is the most rational use of my time.”

See also:


Very wealthy white people who believe themselves to be genetically superior are having lots of children. The ‘Fourteen Words’ for tech industry sociopaths.