• Life,  Philosophy

    I Was Told There Would Be A Handbasket

    by Anti-vaxxers. Plague enthusiasts, if you’d rather. Flat-earthers. Fear of GMOs. Believers that Organic is anything more than a marketing term. YouTube researchers. Chiropractors. Homeopaths. Moon landing hoaxers. Climate change denial. Acupuncture and cupping. Anti-maskers. Colloidal silver. Black salve. Crystal healing. Reiki. Naturopathy. Astrology. Ancient astronauts. Creation science. And on and on and on. The stupid is everywhere. “I have a foreboding of an America in my children’s or grandchildren’s time — when the United States is a service and information economy; when nearly all the manufacturing industries have slipped away to other countries; when awesome technological powers are in the hands of a very few, and no one representing…