As part of my effort to “Work 100 hour weeks” I have to define what counts as work, so my AI system knows how measure it and keep me accountable. Specific types of reading counts as work for me, but I have to discriminate between frivolous prose and substantive text. The major edge case is “culturally or technologically significant literature” which is difficult to define. I want to include the likes of “Atlas Shrugged” (ya … bite me) and “The Phoenix Project” while excluding “Hunger Games” and maybe even “Pride and Prejudice”. I don’t think there is any linear criteria…


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