The entire digital economy is going to fade away like a drug-induced hallucination, so beware the current narcissistic blandishments of computer technology.
Keep in mind that being in this world actually entitles you to nothing.
Wishful Thinking, Technology, and the Fate of the Nation The nationally best-selling author of "The Long Emergency" expands on his alarming argument that our oil-addicted, technology-dependent society is on the brink of collapse—that the long emergency has already begun. Here’s what you need to know about what’s going on and where we’re headed. The government is broke and the citizenry is trapped under inescapable debt burdens.We are never again going to generate the kinds and volumes of “growth” associated with techno-industrial expansion.The underlying issue is the scale of human activity in our time.It has exceeded its limits and we have to tune back a lot of what we do.