I want to remind people of the wit and wisdom of Will Rogers while building on that wisdom, and the century of technological growth, to set things right.
“Love of beauty is taste. The creation of beauty is art.” – Ralph Waldo Emerson
Although I am still faced with daily challenges, and do sometimes have to work to keep a smile on my face, I find it much easier when I look on the bright side of life.
“The family is one of nature’s masterpieces.” – George Santayana
Moving forward, as we continue to sacrifice our time, talent, and labor to the activities of turning our natural wealth into man-made wealth so that it can be absorbed by the ostentatious few, let us consider that pandering to growth for the sake of growth may just be the greatest insanity to ever face humanity.
I play “What A Wonderful World” because we all need to be reminded that life is not as miserable as the drama we create. Beyond all of our manufactured nonsense, and sometimes because of it, the world really is full of wonder.
Why has the Democratic Party not incorporated ranked-choice voting?
What we consider to be our economy is not designed to be very distributive. Although it’s often touted as a “trickle down” method, the truth is that it largely siphons up.
Before we get too caught up in having artificial intelligence take over our lives, we might want to consider getting the most out of the intelligence we already have first.
“You don’t choose your family. They are God’s gift to you, as you are to them.” – Desmond Tutu