With bee-sized surveillance drones, and computers harvesting every byte and micro-shred of personal information, it’s easy to understand the escalation of paranoia.
The curtain is rising on a new act, which will begin with the great nations going to battle over resources. Virtually everything from quality mineral ores to clean water, is getting scarcer.
History will laugh at us. We will discover that the utopian egalitarianism of recent years was largely a function of cheap energy.
Colors was prepared for catastrophic worldwide floods in the year 2090. No one told us to expect a face-eating Floridian high on drugs we’ve never heard of in May 2012.
I am not being cute when I suggest that there may be more horse-drawn transport in our future than snazzy new hybrid cars.