thread: 2009-05-05 : Reconsidering Sim (the word)

On 2009-05-07, Jim Henley wrote:

My Big Model Heresy (relates to the two previous posts):

The Ephemera layer is trumps.

There are Ephemeral Agendas, and to the extent anything has primacy, it's them.

Every other layer exists to produce ephemera in a satisfying (or displeasing) proportion.

We game for the same reason we do most unnecessary things: to feel certain ways. It's the at the ephemera layer that we feel.


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