Sunday, June 23, 2013
When selfishness is the greatest value
A society is in trouble. This little piece, courtesy of the always revealing Huffington Post, contains one overarching theme: I alone matter. It just assumes what's good for me should be the only thing I care about. The rest of the universe? Well, that's a distant last when it comes to my priorities. A society can't exist like that forever. Already we're starting to see the first rivets popping and seams tearing. And I fear once we crash, it's going to be a crash the likes of which the world has never seen.