Nicely said and I completely agree. I wrote something a while back about how you aren’t susceptible to blackmail if you are willing to be transparent about who you are and what you do. That doesn’t mean that you wouldn’t rather keep some things private, just as Bezos would surely prefer, but you do really defang the manipulators if you are willing to do the 8 Mile thing.

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