It’s 2017 and we’re still viewing the world as we know it like it’s going to be around in 70 years. Whether we’re already doomed or merely f*cked, research does indicate that major paradigm-shifting events are converging around certain key dates in the near future. We need a plan here, people. Continue reading Why We Need An Extinction Mitigation Economy, Like, NOW.
You know what? It basically boils down to this. Imagine you’re in a vast open world MMORPG. You’ve just slayed some massive beast in a harrowing, all-or-nothing, death-defying battle, when your supposedly wise, sage-like online companion (a wizard who’s supposedly older than the land itself) suddenly turns around and utters, “yo n00b wtf is wrong with you. get teh (sic) crossbow.” So much for immersive experiences, man. Continue reading Online games just… kind of suck.