State of the world
Social, science, and tech progress. The thoughts and ideas affecting your world and future
Pills, entertainment, friends, food, family. Antidotes to keep you from being miserable. Until we discover the answers lie inward, not outward.
A quantifiable attraction described as magic. Like Charles Bukowski in Factotum, “I kiss her. She answers with her tongue. Women are magic.”
Humanity’s greatest achievement is community: the ability to come together with people from all walks of life for the betterment of our species.
Everybody knows what trolling is. The mainstream media can’t stop talking about it. But it’s no fun when everybody does it, so what will the trolls do now?
Things got off to a shaky start between MN and POTUS. And as our largest cities continue to defy Trump’s orders, it’s clear that isn’t going to change.
Voter turnout is low. A growing number of people feel that the current form of American democracy is failing. So, what about technocracy?
Few people would disagree that the world is a better place without Hitler in it. Now people compare Hitler to Donald Trump. But is it really the man who is to blame?
What does the United States as a unified country even look like? Very different, clearly, to different groups. And the alt-right sure isn’t helping.
Old economy jobs have been replaced by tech. Donald Trump, as hard as he might try, can’t bring back jobs that don’t exist anymore.
Fake news sites have become increasingly common. Falsified stories were even blamed for the rise of Donald Trump, and for his victory over Hillary Clinton.