On the previous Open Thread, spandrell asked me about my favorite Indian restaurant in London. I don't really have the means to comprehensively answer that question (though I did do that for Moscow), but I will try my best. I have an inordinate fondness for the Gujarati Rasoi stall at the Borough Market. It's the... Read More
I am a blogger, thinker, and businessman in the SF Bay Area. I’m originally from Russia, spent many years in Britain, and studied at U.C. Berkeley.
One of my tenets is that ideologies tend to suck. As such, I hesitate about attaching labels to myself. That said, if it’s really necessary, I suppose “liberal-conservative neoreactionary” would be close enough.
Though I consider myself part of the Orthodox Church, my philosophy and spiritual views are more influenced by digital physics, Gnosticism, and Russian cosmism than anything specifically Judeo-Christian.