Dan Reardon
I write essays here. Broadly at the intersection of philosophy and technology, but really about whatever piques my interest. It’s my attempt to better understand the world.

Latest Essays

Dec
05
Book Review: The Laws of Trading

Book Review: The Laws of Trading

Lessons from trading applied to our everyday lives.
24 min read
Dec
04
New blog adventures await!

New Blog, Who Dis

A fresh new look for the blog.
2 min read
Sep
12
Los Angeles

Los Angeles

The absurdity of Southern California.
4 min read
Apr
28
Simple Ways to Maximize Charitable Donations

Simple Ways to Maximize Charitable Donations

Tax strategies for normal folks.
3 min read
Mar
23
Cracks in Reality

Cracks in Reality

Silicon Valley Bank, the upcoming financial crisis, and a Fourth Turning.
9 min read
Mar
02
What I’ve Been Doing Instead of Writing

What I’ve Been Doing Instead of Writing

An update as to why this blog hasn't been refreshed in several months.
2 min read
Jul
21
Fuck Hakuna Matata

Fuck Hakuna Matata

The sweet, sweet temptation of nihilism.
3 min read
Jun
09
Book Review: The Fourth Turning

Book Review: The Fourth Turning

A prophecy of doom. Coming soon to America.
19 min read
Jun
01
An Insurance Policy for American Collapse: Obtaining an EU Passport

An Insurance Policy for American Collapse: Obtaining an EU Passport

We don't take out insurance hoping, or even thinking, we'll use it. But we're glad it's there.
6 min read
May
30
When Tether Blows Up

When Tether Blows Up

The market mechanics of a crypto crash.
3 min read