What if people stopped taking themselves so seriously on this site, and instead focused their energy on improving themselves rather than wasting their efforts on appeasing random internet strangers?
Traditionally the idea of the modern welfare state was to be able to provide for the most vulnerable members of society.I don't understand why welfare exists. What is the justification of the welfare state. To me it just seems like parasites leeching off of the productive elements of society but if it were modified (no welfare for criminals) it could become a way to pay people not to commit crime. Are there any other better justifications for the welfare state
I'd say it would not be worth telling in the probability of a mass extinction event, as it would be of no benefit to the majority of the doomed population to cause undue stress or alarm. As well as the side effects of having informed people if it was going to happen and then it doesn't.The question can be easily answered by a 2x2 decision matrix (disaster strikes/disaster does not strike i.e. false info. vs tell/not tell)
So the rational choice is not to tell.
Infamous granny perm was popularized because it is less maintenance. Also with advancing age, there really isn't the same drive to maintain sexual market value as there is among younger women.Why do all old women have the exact same haircut?
Chances are quite likely that we would have a completely different Asian history.What would happen if the Kuomintang won the Chinese Civil War?
Most of the problems with China are linked to Chinese culture rather than Communism. The cheating, inequality, the corruption and crippling centralization.Chances are quite likely that we would have a completely different Asian history.
The Kaomintang no longer isolated to Taiwan, would unify China under a centralized republican government, after defeating the remaining regional power structure left over by the Imperial dynasty.
What makes you think we haven't gone on a journey of self discovery, found out we are ultimately fundamentally broken. And decided that the only reason we keep on living is to document the depravity of the human condition for entertainment value for random internet strangers?What if people stopped taking themselves so seriously on this site, and instead focused their energy on improving themselves rather than wasting their efforts on appeasing random internet strangers?