Malthusian fears of population overload have been debunked for decades. That’s not the problem.
Oh hey, this is great! I have a first-gen Pixel XL, and it’s available there, too. Maybe the last update my phone will get, but a good one!
The organizations our society rewards are those that reap the greatest profits. The rest are eventually swept under. Seeking profit above all else is both the most successful strategy and inherently evil, so... yes.
Web searches, location services, all that stuff is getting catalogued all the time. But the big one is rewards programs, from Walgreens and your grocery store and whatever. It’s really easy to match the things you buy and where you buy them against your social media profiles.
Oof. The Defunctland crowd has been predicting that Epcot would see an IP takeover pretty soon, and it looks like they were right. It’s great they’re not letting the park rot, but I’d rather not see more Maelstroms turning into Frozens.
Feral Hog Guy isn’t crazy because of the real problem of feral hogs, he’s crazy because he thinks a good solution is immediately blanketing his children’s play area with a hail of bullets.
I’m kind of amazed at the leap of logic being performed by actual scientists here. Even if there are risks associated with kratom use, does that really mean that prohibition is the best approach? I mean, it hasn’t worked for literally any other drug ever. Why should it work with this one?
Sort of along these lines, have they finally added a calendar when you click the time in the menu bar yet? Ridiculous that that’s only available via third party software.
This is accurate but that doesn’t make it something good, or even something worth tolerating.
I know what you mean. Except I married a woman who’s of a similar mind to me, which is basically: don’t think about it. It works really well, until an article like this one gets you to think about it!