doug.purdy.im: a tool builder on the internet racing toward a more perfect union.

approach

1: build tools to eliminate information asymmetry.

2: support those that build infrastructure for these tools.

3: use these tools to help everyone live. love. learn. create.

teams

zen buddhist fellowship, mindshow, ex-facebook, ex-microsoft.

inspiration

“it was now clear to me that for man to be able to live he must either not see the infinite, or have such an explanation of the meaning of life as will connect the finite with the infinite.”

movies: [dune](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Dune_(film), matrix, patton, gandhi, rashomon, godfather, pulp fiction, schindler’s list, ghost in the shell, neon genesis evangelion, last temptation of christ.

music: [prince](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince(musician), fugees, red hot chili peppers, led zeppelin, jimi hendrix, [nirvana](https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nirvana(band), violet femmes, protest the hero, alice in chains, queens of the stone age, rage against the machine.

microcode: snow crash, a new kind of science, thus spoke zarathustra, c programming language, operating manual for spaceship earth, transaction processing, smalltalk–80: the language and its implementation, manhood of humanity: the science and art of human engineering.

high-speed pizza delivery: patxi’s, pizza my heart.

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