;This rat race we whine about is a figment of our imagination. Previous generations (strenuously) worked far longer hours, yet found—no, they took the time—to build the communities we take for granted today. Our pioneer ancestors invested their time wisely. What we lack is the resolve to entertain ourselves, having abdicated that duty to a gang of ethics-less trolls who will do anything to appeal to our curiosity. The formula is simply this: Think up something stupid for the suckers to watch.
Posted March 3, 2003